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comment No CentOS Windows 8 GRUB Options on Restart
@jw013 How do I check which partition Windows 8 is on? fdisk -a says Disk /dev/sda: 500.1 GB. (this is the total size of my harddrive). Device Boot /dev/sda1 Partition 1 does not start on physical sector boundary. Disk /dev/mapper/volgroup-lv_root: 47.8 GB. Disk /dev/mapper/volgroup-lv_swap: 3959 MB. No sign of Windows 8.
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comment No CentOS Windows 8 GRUB Options on Restart
I did exactly that when I dual booted BackTrack 4 with Windows XP: Windows XP was already installed and when I inserted the BT disk, it set up everything for me and GRUB works fine with BT and Win XP. However, with Windows 8, I first booted Win 8, shrank my C drive (leaving the remaining unallocated space for my CentOS install), and then rebooted into the BIOS, disabled secure boot (but left boot type set to UEFI because the "legacy boot" option did not allow my system to boot at all), set HDD as first boot, restarted, and then created swap space and installed CentOS on the remaining space.
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comment No CentOS Windows 8 GRUB Options on Restart
Thanks for the reply. I'm just stating exactly what I see on the GRUB screen. When I click Other, it takes me to a blank screen and nothing happens after that.
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comment Locate and delete all temporary files in user directory
+1 this is clever, thanks
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comment Locate and delete all temporary files in user directory
+1 I was wondering what that "~" was.
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comment Self contained VirtualBox VM
+1 for export and import VMs
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comment Bash script doesn't read input
+1 Very helpful advice, thanks