GRUB problem...

Ian Molton spyro at f2s.com
Wed Jun 23 09:56:59 PDT 2004


On Wed, 23 Jun 2004 10:33:20 -0500 (EST)
Eric Pratt <pratte at ecn.purdue.edu> wrote:

> 
> Try booting into lfs with the CD and reinstalling GRUB from within Linux.
> I know that reinstalling sounds like an MS solution, but I have seen this
> problem a few times and as long as I am able to boot into my Linux system
> and install GRUB again, I have been able to recover without reinstalling
> the OS.  I can give no rhyme or reason as to why GRUB does this other than
> it is still alpha.  If you are interested in trying a CVS version of GRUB,
> GRUB 2 is available.  I havne't played with it but it might be worth a
> shot if a GRUB reinstall doesn't help.

you mean run grub and then

root (hd0,0)
setup (hd0)
quit

?

If so I tried that. thanks for the hint about grub 2 - I may try that sometime soon



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