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Old 11-03-2008, 07:42 PM   #31
claudius753
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Well, what does your partition map look like? If you have a separate partition for /home there should be no reason you can't just go back and install 8.04 and not format /home so you won't lose any of your personal files.
 
Old 11-03-2008, 07:50 PM   #32
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idk how to do tht
once again
 
Old 11-03-2008, 07:57 PM   #33
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Before you do anything else, you may want to give it another try:
sudo aptitude purge flashplugin-nonfree
sudo aptitude install flashplugin-nonfree

If it still does not work:

1) get 8.04 ISO
2) pop in ISO
3) work your way through the installation up to the partitioning stage
4) select your home partition to be uses as /home but do NOT check its "format" box.
5) perform rest of install
 
Old 11-03-2008, 08:01 PM   #34
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THAT WORKED
thank you so much jay73
i appreciate it a lot and saving me the hassle of reinstalling my operating system
you just saved my life lol
 
Old 11-13-2008, 08:13 PM   #35
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The Right Way

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Originally Posted by Nolanz2 View Post
THAT WORKED
thank you so much jay73
i appreciate it a lot and saving me the hassle of reinstalling my operating system
you just saved my life lol
All you had to do was install flashplugin-nonfree-extrasound. This replaced libflashsupport. Or just install flashplayer10. Either of these works.
 
  


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