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  1. Thread: grub problem

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    [kubuntu] Re: grub problem

    no, not for now at least.
    but I ll let people know when I try one.
    thanks drs305!
  2. Thread: grub problem

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    [kubuntu] Re: grub problem

    Ok, I have my system back.
    One last thing before we give up the try.
    I had xp. then installed win 7.
    I had these problems at the win loader too, before installing
    ubuntu. Does this help?

    Thank...
  3. Thread: grub problem

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    [kubuntu] Re: grub problem

    how can I get to the command line at the menu>>>???
    Which menu do you mean?
    It doesnt reaches the point where it shows the available OSs.
    It reboots before that.
    BIOS does work, but I believe...
  4. Thread: grub problem

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    [kubuntu] Re: grub problem

    I did it,
    and now i boot and it stops at GRUB loading..
    and reboots, and if I let it, it will continue rebooting forever!
  5. Thread: grub problem

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    [kubuntu] Re: grub problem

    what do you mean 'with a working grub 2'??
    should I exec grub first?
  6. Thread: grub problem

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    [kubuntu] Re: grub problem

    it did work!
    I have my grub back!

    Time to solve the initial problem!...hold on!
    I am working now with two keyboards.
    I realized that the USB keyboard doesnt work on grub menu,
    whereas the...
  7. Thread: grub problem

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    [kubuntu] Re: grub problem

    just rerun these commands,
    all run great,
    no problems, no errors!
    after "boot" kubuntu loads normally
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    Re: Grub/XP/Vista Bootloader

    Nop, doesnt work.

    I get back to sh:grub>

    i exec these commands to load ubuntu again

    linux /vmlinuz root=/dev/sda9 ro
    initrd /initrd.img
    boot
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    Re: Grub/XP/Vista Bootloader

    are you sure that is is sda5?????? I will not use on the command nowhere sda9??
    Excuse my doubts please!


    yes i am sure about the sda9 partition

    maya@kiparissi:~$ mount | column -t
    /dev/sda9...
  10. Thread: grub problem

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    [kubuntu] Re: grub problem

    Sorry for the delay

    Oldfred, I followed these instructions - grub bootloader (9.10 and beyond)

    my RESULTS.txt now is


    Boot Info Script 0.55 dated February 15th, 2010 ...
  11. Thread: grub problem

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    [kubuntu] Re: grub problem

    ls
    set
    ls (hd0,9)/
    set root=(hd0,9)
    set prefix=(hd0,9)/boot/grub
    insmod ext2
    insmod linux
    linux /vmlinuz root=/dev/sda9 ro
    initrd /initrd.img
    boot
  12. Thread: grub problem

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    [kubuntu] Re: grub problem

    Since nobody replied I followed this tutorial but BUMP new problem,
    As I boot I am at 'grub rescue>' mode.

    Found this help.
    ls is working
    but root(hd0,X) doesnt ->>> unknown command.
    even...
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    Re: Grub/XP/Vista Bootloader

    the grub files are here.
    After these commands, what follows?
    sudo grub-install --root-directory=/media/sda9 /dev/sda
    lead me to a grub_rescue mode....

    should I run
    sudo grub-install...
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    Re: Grub/XP/Vista Bootloader

    An other quostion too!
    I know that sda5 of yours is mine sda9.
    But how can I tell which is sda for me?
    Stupid question? Sorryyy!

    ---->>> I followed the tutorial
    sudo mkdir /media/sda9
    sudo...
  15. Thread: grub problem

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    [kubuntu] Re: grub problem

    Ok, this is my RESULTS.txt


    Boot Info Script 0.55 dated February 15th, 2010

    ============================= Boot Info Summary:...
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    Re: Grub/XP/Vista Bootloader

    SecretCode & talsemgeest Thank you!
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    Re: Grub/XP/Vista Bootloader

    Hello,

    I am trying to restore my ubuntu loader(grub).
    you ask for a sudo fdisk -l
    and I get

    Disk /dev/sda: 1000.2 GB, 1000204886016 bytes
    255 heads, 63 sectors/track, 121601 cylinders...
  18. Thread: grub problem

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    [kubuntu] Re: grub problem

    It is a usb keyboard.

    The weird is that the arrows sometimes(a few though) do work!
    How can they be selective on when they will work????

    AT BIOS:USB controllers, USB Legacy Function and USB...
  19. Thread: grub problem

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    [kubuntu] Re: grub problem

    I see the menu but the keyboard doesnt work(the arrows and 'Enter').

    I ll have a look to the tutorial,
    thanks for showing it to me.

    If I still have a problem, I'll post again.

    Thank you
  20. Thread: grub problem

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    [kubuntu] Re: grub problem

    grub-install (GNU GRUB 1.97~beta4)

    yes i do see the boot menu!
  21. Thread: grub problem

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    [kubuntu] grub problem

    Hello,

    I had xp, added win7, and now added kubuntu.

    But can't choose the OS to load on grub.

    Can't find a fix through the posted threads, can you guide me to solving the problem?

    Thanks...
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    [ubuntu] Re: partition, mount point of ext3 & dual boot

    Thank you very much darkod!
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    [ubuntu] Re: partition, mount point of ext3 & dual boot

    And something else...

    I have a 4GB RAM , is it correct to have a 8 GB swap?
    I decided it based on thread readings.

    I also read that swap shpuld be placed in the first 1024 cylinders...:-k
    how...
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    [ubuntu] Re: partition, mount point of ext3 & dual boot

    stlsaint thank you for the quick reply!



    Can you specify the size of these partitions?
    I give totally 100 GB for these!
    So I need 4 partitions?
    /
    /home
    /boot
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    [ubuntu] partition, mount point of ext3 & dual boot

    Hello,

    I attach a picture of my future disk partitioning,
    as I thought it should be.

    As you can see, the first two partitions are 2 different windows installations.

    At the end of the disk,...
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