View Full Version : [ubuntu] Grub problems, fresh install

October 1st, 2008, 09:20 PM
Hi, I've just installed ubuntnu 8.04
This usually goes swimmingly well...

Only ths time, when I reboot, I get ERROR 22, from grub.

My setup

1 physical disk with 4 partitions on it.

1 Vista (works, usually accessible)
2 Ubuntu sdc7 - hd(2,6)
3 swap
4 xp (works but unaccessible)

I need to dual boot vista with ubuntu.

How can I retrieve both vista and ubuntu to be bootable?

I am running the live disk at the moment.


October 1st, 2008, 10:20 PM
You might need to reinstall grub:

October 1st, 2008, 11:17 PM
Do you get the Grub error 22 before you get a Grub menu, or after you get the Grub menu and select an OS to boot? Also, if you only have one physical HDD, you shouldn't have an "sdc7" as sdc would be your 3rd HDD. Boot your Ubuntu Live CD, open a terminal (applications > accessories > terminal), and please post the following:

sudo fdisk -lu
sudo grub
grub> find /boot/grub/stage1
grub> find /grub/stage1