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Can you give me some guidelines how to proceed? I would buy a new SSD for however cheap they are now, or use some new disk on your new motherboard and do a clean install of [Debian] linux. When that is up and running, slave your old debian disk and just copy off whatever data from it you need to. Having linux installed on a MBR formatted disk, trying to ...


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Temporarily disconnect all other disks for the time of installation of Windows 10: otherwise, Windows 10 has been known to be unpredictable in deciding where it will install its bootloader. And no, even the "advanced mode" of the Windows installer won't give you a chance to explicitly choose where to install the Windows bootloader. Since you're not ...


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The problem was related to this bug. I've solved by apt install cryptsetup cryptsetup-bin cryptsetup-initramfs cryptsetup-run dmeventd and update-initramfs -c -k 5.7.6-050706-generic


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These are the UUIDs for two file systems / and /boot. The first section tells grub how to find the /boot partition containing the Linux Kernel (and initramfs): if [ x$feature_platform_search_hint = xy ]; then search --no-floppy --fs-uuid --set=root --hint-bios=hd0,gpt2 --hint-efi=hd0,gpt2 --hint-baremetal=ahci0,gpt2 fc6c3fbf-8cfc-411c-ac5d-...


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The device names with hd in them are your disk devices as presented by the system firmware, whether that firmware is BIOS or UEFI. The device names with ata refer to direct ATA support, i.e. GRUB driving the disk controller directly without involving the system firmware at all. The GNU GRUB manual says: Direct ATA/AHCI support allows to circumvent various ...


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Welcome to the Unix & Linux StackExchange! The job of the initramfs file generated by mkinitcpio is only to unlock and mount the root filesystem; mounting other filesystems like /home will happen a bit later in the boot process, after the root filesystem is unlocked and mounted. GRUB does not need to know anything about the /home filesystem. The ...


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