[ubuntu-uk] Broke my 112.04 installation

Alan Bell alanbell at ubuntu.com
Sun Apr 29 19:04:33 UTC 2012


On 29/04/12 18:53, scoundrel50a wrote:
>
> Hi, thanks for the reply, I am not sure what happened really, all I 
> know is that I get that error I posted about earlier in another e-mail 
> after getting past the grub......and it just hangs........can I 
> reinstall without formatting using the Terminal?
>
you can use the alternate CD to do a text mode install, but I am not 
sure what advantage this would give you. All you need to do is use the 
normal live CD, but tell it not to format the partition, then it will 
install leaving /home alone

Alan.

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