Can't upgrade to Jaunty, half upgrade has hobbled computer.
Lucio M Nicolosi
lmnicolosi at gmail.com
Tue Apr 28 05:25:25 UTC 2009
On Tue, Apr 28, 2009 at 2:07 AM, Dave M G <martin at autotelic.com> wrote:
> Ubuntu users,
> I filed a bug report about this, but it is seeing no action, and I do
> need my computer running again as soon as possible.
Just some thoughts in case you have no option but reinstall.
If /home has its own partition you could reinstall Ubuntu from a CD
If there's no partition for /home and providing there is HD space
available, you could shrink the current partition with Gparted, create
a new partition for /home and booting from the Live CD, copy your
/home data to the new partition and then reinstall Ubuntu.
Depending on the size of your /home partition maybe you could use the
Live CD to copy it to another media.
Just my 2 cents.
L M Nicolosi, Eng.
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