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I didn't want to disable Intel(R) Smart response Technology as it does offer performance improvement. Changing the BIOS to get rid of the raid setup would have done just this. The bulk of my resolution came from this Super User answer here. how-do-i-install-windows-7-with-intel-rst-and-linux-to-dual-boot-on-a-dell-xps Mine differed in a few ways though - ...


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You can use a tool called Linux Live USB Creator (this is to create the USB from Windows). It will create a live USB and will let you specify a space for permanent data that will be kept from run to run. This is called the Persistence File. Or you can create a the whole system in your USB. The way I did that was installing Debian on a machine (I think you ...


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Question: 1. Why is rootnoverify not found? rootnoverify is a command for the grub shell you get when you first boot not for bash. By the time you boot into the OS it's too late to run that command. If you're already in the OS you might try adding something like this: title Windows OS rootnoverify (hd0,0) chainloader +1 To your ...


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The everything ISO contains all packages, but they are still arranged in the normal category lists. So it does not install everything by default, you have to install specific packages/categories that you would like to have available. It is mostly so you can install whatever you need on a disconnected computer or install the system before connecting to the ...


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The --root-directory option was used on the older Grub 0.97 - it's not used on version 2, which most distros use these days. The option you need is --boot-directory. From the man page: --boot-directory=DIR install GRUB images under the directory DIR/grub instead of the boot/grub directory A Google search for man grub-install ...


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The question here is where exactly you want to install linux mint. The only drive you can use to do that is your current C: drive. The problem is, that all of the space on it is currently being used by windows. What you need to do, is shrink that partition from within windows (No problem since currently 79% of it are not used) and once that space is freed ...


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The first thing I would investigate is if you can cut down your custom distribution to fit on one DVD and install the rest from the net. If that would not work (no network), just keep track of the .deb packages you remove to size down and copy those to second DVD, and install them from there using dpkg.


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For automated installs of RHEL or distributions based on this, use Kickstart. When you build a RHEL server a /root/anaconda-ks.cfg file is created that can be used to build a duplicate host. There are various options, the two most suitable: 1. Custom Live CD / removable media build from the kiskstart image. 2. Full PXE boot network installation. The ...



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