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ozkhalsa
August 18th, 2009, 04:30 PM
Hi Somebody there to help.

I had a perfect cofigured and working Ubuntu install on Win WUBI set up. I used LVPM to transfer to proper Partition. But My GRUB is is lost and only boots windows , Thw WUBI and New Hard install could nto recue despite using Super GRUB disk.

Need script on Terminal to sort this which I am not Good at so Pls help.

Have live CD to Install.

M6400 Dell Precision 2 hardisks.

My device Map is

fd0) /dev/fd0 OEM dell
(hd0) /dev/sda Windows Vista and LInux
(hd1) /dev/sdb Windows 7

And Fdisk are here.


ubuntu@ubuntu:~$ sudo fdisk -l

Disk /dev/sda: 500.1 GB, 500107862016 bytes
255 heads, 63 sectors/track, 60801 cylinders
Units = cylinders of 16065 * 512 = 8225280 bytes
Disk identifier: 0x40ab005d

Device Boot Start End Blocks Id System
/dev/sda1 * 1 13 102400 7 HPFS/NTFS
Partition 1 does not end on cylinder boundary.
/dev/sda2 13 44688 358848512 7 HPFS/NTFS
/dev/sda3 44688 46339 13260800 82 Linux swap / Solaris
/dev/sda4 46342 60801 116149950 83 Linux

Disk /dev/sdb: 160.0 GB, 160041885696 bytes
255 heads, 63 sectors/track, 19457 cylinders
Units = cylinders of 16065 * 512 = 8225280 bytes
Disk identifier: 0xa42d04a3

Device Boot Start End Blocks Id System
/dev/sdb1 1 14 112423+ de Dell Utility
/dev/sdb2 * 15 19457 156175897+ 7 HPFS/NTFS
ubuntu@ubuntu:~$


pls help

ozkhalsa

ozkhalsa
August 18th, 2009, 04:40 PM
Loaded the Live CD and the partition for the hard disk install is fully visisble with all files , I can see a boot folder but would not like to touch it as do not know the inner working of boot loader grub and Ubuntu/linux.