Latest updates broke my E

Tony Pursell ajp at princeswalk.fsnet.co.uk
Fri Aug 6 21:19:54 UTC 2010


On Fri, 2010-08-06 at 13:45 -0500, Billie Walsh wrote:
> On 08/06/2010 01:10 PM, Johnny Rosenberg wrote:
> > 2010/8/6 Billie Walsh<bilwalsh at swbell.net>:
> >    
> >> On 08/06/2010 12:50 PM, Karl Larsen wrote:
> >>      
> >>> On 08/06/2010 11:32 AM, Billie Walsh wrote:
> >>>        
> >>>> On 08/06/2010 11:56 AM, Martin Webster wrote:
> >>>>          
> >>>>> On Fri, 2010-08-06 at 10:34 -0500, Billie Walsh wrote:
> >>>>>
> >>>>>
> >>>>>            
> >>>>>> I tried to boot my EeePC and it did a disk check and reported that
> >>>>>> "/temp is not ready or not present". Tried to boot different kernels
> >>>>>> with the same result. There was an option to manually attempt to fix
> >>>>>> or skip. Skip didn't work so I tried manual fix figuring that maybe
> >>>>>> just creating /temp might fix it. Returns that /temp cannot be
> >>>>>> created.
> >>>>>>
> >>>>>> Any ideas?
> >>>>>>
> >>>>>>              
> >>>>> First, do you mean /temp or /tmp? If it's the later it could be that
> >>>>> your /tmp partition is full and is preventing things from working
> >>>>> correctly.
> >>>>>
> >>>>> IIRC you should be able to skip the disk check and boot into Ubuntu. Do
> >>>>> this and then check /tmp for space.
> >>>>>
> >>>>>
> >>>>>
> >>>>>            
> >>>> If I recall it was "temp" but then again I may have read "temp" when it
> >>>> said tmp.
> >>>>
> >>>> Either way "Skip" just drops into a little flashing "_" and nothing
> >>>> else.
> >>>>
> >>>>          
> >>>          I have no idea what EeePC is but I can say that the new kernel
> >>> did nothing bad to my Ubuntu 10.04 computer. Must be a problem with
> >>> your added stuff.
> >>>
> >>>
> >>> 73 Karl
> >>>
> >>>
> >>>        
> >> An EeePC is an Asus Netbook computer. Atom Processor, 64 gig SSHD and 2
> >> gigs memory.
> >>      
> > Then you don't have the same as I. Mine is an Eee PC 900, and it
> > doesn't have the Atom processor. The SSHD is 16 GB and RAM is 1 GiB.
> >    
> 
> Mine is a 900A. I upgraded the SSHD and memory. It was originally 16 gig 
> SSHD and 1 gig memory.
> 

and my 701 has a Celeron processor, 4GB SSD and 512MB memory - and still
runs Karmic OK! (with no swap even).

> >
> >    
> >> The updates didn't do anything to my Desktop and full size laptop either.
> >>
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