Grub / Boot Problem
nospam at wayob.org
Tue May 18 11:49:01 CDT 2004
> Try booting with the Linux cd to rescue mode, login as root and run grub.
> Once you have the grub prompt, type "find /boot/grub/stage1" or "find
> /grub/stage1" depending on the pathing, without the quotes. The command
> should return something to the effect of (hd0,0). At the prompt, type
> (hd0,0)" or whatever was returned in the previous command, and hit enter.
> Again at the prompt type "setup (hd0)". That should reinstall the grub
> loader. Quit out of grub, exit out of rescue mode and reboot. You should
> good to go. HTH
> Regards, Marshall
Thanks Marshall, for the note. I tried these instructions to the tee, but
no luck. No errors, the root was (hd0,0) and the all the commands worked
as expected, but the system still would not boot.
I installed LILO as Jason recommended and that worked OK.
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