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by Keinlicht07
Tue Dec 15, 2009 4:47
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: Big Grub Problems.
Replies: 3
Views: 570

Big Grub Problems.

Ok, i'll start by apologizing in advance for the wall of text i am about to create. The other day, i decided to put sl 5.0 on my system, and proceeded to delete a previous install from my harddisk (using windows disk manager >.<), i deleted the linux partition and the boot partition (i know, terribl...
by Keinlicht07
Wed Dec 09, 2009 4:05
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: Problems logging in/starting kde [Solved]
Replies: 6
Views: 482

Re: Problems logging in/starting kde

you can boot to a command line tho I assume, so I would do this: equo update equo install entropy equo sulfur equo world equo conf update check your video card and make sure it is selected eselect opengl list if not, eselect opengl set # <<< replace the # with the number next to your vid card reboo...
by Keinlicht07
Tue Dec 08, 2009 3:43
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: Problems logging in/starting kde [Solved]
Replies: 6
Views: 482

Re: Problems logging in/starting kde

wolfden wrote:Without log files or error reports, makes it hard to diagnose.

any idea what library file it couldn't find?
well i'm posting this through vista, so i don't have access to the error reports. but i do remember it saying something about not being able to find kserver or kmserver.
by Keinlicht07
Tue Dec 08, 2009 1:46
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: Problems logging in/starting kde [Solved]
Replies: 6
Views: 482

Problems logging in/starting kde [Solved]

Last night i did an update through sulfur. After letting the it run for a while, i came back to see if it had finished. It had, so i tried starting firefox. that didn't come up, an i dismissed it as a bug. i tried again and it failed exactly as before (it shows up in the taskbar but not onscreen). i...
by Keinlicht07
Sun Dec 06, 2009 23:26
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: Setting GRUB to automatically boot Vista? [Solved]
Replies: 6
Views: 715

Re: Setting GRUB to automatically boot Vista?

Thanks to everyone who answered, i had forgotten how well a forum can work when it's not filled with incompetents :P. If you are a KDE user you could do following: 1) run system-settings 2) go to advanced tab and select grub editor 3) set default on desired os 4) apply [/code] This is what worked fo...
by Keinlicht07
Sun Dec 06, 2009 20:37
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: Setting GRUB to automatically boot Vista? [Solved]
Replies: 6
Views: 715

Setting GRUB to automatically boot Vista? [Solved]

I'm a total noob here and this is my first linux install. I have both sabayon 5.0 and vista on my system, and i can't seem to get GRUB to select, by default, vista.

I've tried editing the /boot/grub/menu.lst file, but to no avail. any help would be much appreciated.