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I had a Windows 7 laptop and I recently installed GRUB and SliTaz on it. But the GRUB is not working and I cannot load windows.

What to do? (Except for the recovery disk)

Why doesn't my terminal understand the sudo command

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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You have a full recovery disk?

GRUB is supposed to take over and give you a choice of which OS to load.

How about uninstalling GRUB and SliTaz?

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Without getting into Windows how do I uninstall that?

I think I figured it...

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Why aren't you running your linux from the USB or from the DVD?

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Without getting into Windows how do I uninstall that?

I think I figured it...

You restored GRUB?

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No, the problem was that it was selecting (hd1,0) instead of (hd0,0) and now I've fixed it.

Sad: Complete wastage of time.

Thank you all

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

So you now have the tiniest linux ever made by man until someone writes teeny weeny linux. The first OS that is under a kilobyte.

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But it is not the tiniest. The tiniest is TinyCore

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Fits on a floppy?

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Obviously not!

So you now have the tiniest linux ever made by man ...

Which one are you talking about?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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I was talking about SliTaz.

But FREESCO as well as some others used to run on a 1.44 MB floppy!

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Lucid Puppy 528 (Kernel 2.6.33.2)

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Nice. 4 CPU's!

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Thanks. What configuration do you use?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Configuration for what?

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I mean what type of CPUs do you use?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Only 2 AMD Athlons.

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They are of x86 architecture?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Yes it is.

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What do have against intel?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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They call it Wintel. Everyone knows that they are in league with...

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So what? Can they put survillence software in the processors?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Wintel was caught doing that when they tried. It was a while back.

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How were they doing it?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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It was the beginning of the ascendancy of AMD Athlons. Wintel had a number put into the chip so that the machine usage could be traced back to the owner. I have never bought a machine that has a pentium in it since I was unlucky enough to have a pentium 2. Their buddy MicroWeasel, was also caught several times in their products and still persists.

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