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Old 02-28-2013, 09:52 AM   #1
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fedora 18 not booting

Sir I am running fedora18 and windows8 operating systems. I am unable to boot into fedora because it is trying to mount other ntfs partitions and displaying message that there was an error while mountIng /dev/sda2 (which is ntfs partition) and running into emergency mode. Actually I don't want to mount other partitions and also I have not added these partitions in fstab. These ntfs partitions are working properly in Windows8.

Please suggest how to disable mounting other partitions using rescue DVD.

Old 02-28-2013, 11:56 PM   #2
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Did you disable win8's secure boot ?

so this is a dual boot
you resized the drive to install fedora 18 on or used a second drive ?

where did you install fedora to ?

/dev/sd? what

is win8 using encrypted partitions ?

Was fedora working ?
or has it never booted


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