help with crashed system

covici at covici at
Wed Dec 30 17:15:46 UTC 2009

Get the exact message and then use grml which does support brltty and
fix your fstab.

Tom Masterson <kd7cyu at> wrote:

> I have a Dell Netbook which is running Ubuntu.  I am using a Baum
> Bralleconnect 40 with usb.  My netbook is coming up with an error on
> bootup that my wife tells me reads something like "error mounting a
> device in /etc/fstab" and then gives me the option to go to a recovery
> prompt. If I run brltty at that point it appears to come up but does
> not find my display.  It is version 4.0 and was working with my
> display earlier.  If I run lsusb I do get a list of stuff and it
> appears to recognize it if I plug in a usb memory stick.  Can anyone
> hlep with suggestions?  I would settle for speech at this point or is
> this a case where we break out the usb cdrom and rebuild the system
> from scratch?
> Thanks
> Tom
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