ISHWAR RATTAN <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> I did Linux install on a Vista machine but wrote the grub
> info to partition (and not MBR) - I want to dual boot using
> grub on bootable CD.
> /dev/sda1, /dev/sda2 are NTFS partitions
> /dev/sd3 (Linux swap), /dev/sda4 (Linux /, all there)
> I copied the grub menu.lst entry from /boot/grub/menu.lst
> (on /dev/sda4) as:
> title Debian GNU/Linux, kernel 2.6.24-220.127.116.11.slh.5-sidux-686
> root (hd0,3)
> kernel /boot/vmlinuz-2.6.24-18.104.22.168.slh.5-sidux-686
> root=/dev/sda4 ro quiet vga=791
> initrd /boot/initrd.img-2.6.24-22.214.171.124.slh.5-sidux-686
> but grub fails to find the /boot/vmlinuz-2.6.24-126.96.36.199.slh.5-sidux-686
> file. Also tried prepending (hd0,3) to file name but did not work.
> Any pointers?
Use installation CD of the Debian.
Boot with it typing at boot prompt: rescue.
Choose the .../part4 where is your
When came to the Rescue operations, choose to run a shell on this
Here you mount if you have to your /usr partition with: 'mount /usr'
Run the command: 'grub-install /dev/sda' and 'update-grub'.
Then Ctrl + Alt + Del and remove your installation CD and reboot.
You should now to get the Grub menu.
Regards, Paul Csanyi
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