Woo-Hoo!!! It works! Muchas gracias!
So, this is prolly a dumb question, but what made it work? What is hda/sda and why did I need NeoGrub rather than just regular Grub?
BTW, thanks again!!! It finally works!!! Mad props to you for sticking with the troubleshooting.
Makin' some progress for sure!
I updated my BIOS and this time when I select Ubuntu, I get a bunch of text that looks like drivers loading, etc. However, it stalls for a bit and then I get the following:
Check root=bootarg cat /proc/cmdline or missing modules, devices: cat /proc/modules ls...
Alright, tried changing it and now I'm getting a different error:
Error 20: Selected cylinder exceeds maximum supported by BIOS.
Just wanted to say thanks to you guys for helping me out on this thus far. I'm pretty clueless about *nix so of course going through all this is a...
OK, I booted into the Live CD and got the info that I needed. Here is my configuration info:
find --set-root /boot/vmlinuz-2.6.20-15-generic
kernel /boot/vmlinuz-2.6.20-15-generic ro root=/dev/hda7
I get the NeoGrub menu and it...
If I install NeoGrub, I do have those files in my NST folder. I also show the NeoGrub file on the root of my XP drive <same location as the NST folder>.
However, I still get dropped to the Grub command line.
Thanks for the welcome, nice to find out about this place.
Thanks for the sugg Raul. I double checked my version and it is 1.61. But I just tried 1.7 as well and I get the same results when I try just the Linux addition option as well as the "I don't have Grub installed option". Not sure what else to do.
When I hit the drop down menu on the Linux tab...
Hey there, I am a long time Windows user, first time Linux user. Anyway, here's my issue, I hope you guys/gals can shed some light on this.
I am currently dual booting XP Pro and Vista on a 160gb drive. I have Ubunutu 7.04 installed on the remaining partitions however I cannot boot into it at...