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Old 05-12-2014, 12:10 PM   #1
KERWIN
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Hello
I am new to Linux, but had success with install with 12.0.04 on another windows machine. I have been attempting to install version Ubuntu 14 on another computer with windows 7 and receive errors with /tmp file at present I receive a message the tmp file is read only, what is the best way to clean this problem.
 
Old 05-12-2014, 01:33 PM   #2
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How are you attempting to install?
 
Old 05-12-2014, 01:53 PM   #3
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Adding to EDDY1's response...

Please review the following, as to the correct procedure for creating a dual boot between Ubuntu and Windows 7 (it is somewhat different than a dual boot with XP, if that happened to have been your previous experience):

http://ubuntuguide.org/wiki/Ubuntu_T...ows_and_Ubuntu

I'm posting from a dual boot of Ubuntu 14.04 and Windows 7 Home Premium. I've set up several similar dual boots for friends and family, and have never run into a /tmp file issue.

IMO, starting from scratch again, might be the best choice to solve your problem, though someone else here on the forums might come along with a more direct solution to your problem...

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