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Old 03-01-2013, 04:29 PM   #1
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Unhappy Mint 14 boot failed: “no init found”


Hello guys.
After installing Linux Mint 14 beside of windows 7, in second try to turning on laptop, booting failed! here is the screen shot of what happened! maybe hard disk's bad sector cause to fail booting?

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Old 03-01-2013, 04:39 PM   #2
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When the grub bootloader comes up and edit it, add "init=/bin/bash" and then boot that. It should let you get in then you can diagnose the issue further. Start by looking at log files, /var/log/messages, /var/log/dmesg and see what errors are reporting.
 
Old 03-04-2013, 10:54 AM   #3
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When the grub bootloader comes up and edit it, add "init=/bin/bash" and then boot that. It should let you get in then you can diagnose the issue further. Start by looking at log files, /var/log/messages, /var/log/dmesg and see what errors are reporting.
Thanks, sorry for delay....
it doese not help me, i had to reinstall Mint for my friend.
 
  


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