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    Boot problem to Linux

    I have advanced a little, I found that Grub is mounting the boot partition as / therefore the menu.lst file is at /grub/menu.lst not /boot/grub/menu.lst configfile /grub/menu.lst starts the menu correctly from the command line. Does this help as to why EasyBSD is not starting the menu...
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    Boot problem to Linux

    Now that it is dropping me at a GRUB command prompt I was able to boot by doing the following:- root (hd0,2) kernel /vmlinuz-2.6.23.9-85.fc8 ro root=/dev/VolGroup00/LogVol00 rhgb quiet initrd /initrd-2.6.23.img boot It appears the only thing missing is the menu.lst file which for some unknown...
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    Boot problem to Linux

    I booted with SGD root (hd0,2) cat /boot/grub/menu.lst file not found cat /boot/grub/grub.conf file not found quit GNU/Linux Boot menu.lst is displayed select default linux boots OK I then tried disconnecting the IDE disk so EasyBSD could only see the SATA disk as disk 0, removed the Fedora...
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    Boot problem to Linux

    I chose the Linux partition that was offered drive 1 partition 2. Ken
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    Boot problem to Linux

    I at first tried with the existing menu item but I have just now deleted the entry and re-entered the entry for Fedora, no change! The following is EasyBCD menu setup:- Windows Boot Manager -------------------- identifier {9dea862c-5cdd-4e70-acc1-f32b344d4795} device...
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    Boot problem to Linux

    I have booted from the Super Grub CD find /boot/grub/stage1 returns hd(0,2) root (hd0,2) setup (hd0,2) setup (hd0,2) returns successful reboot Same problem as above! Ken
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    Boot problem to Linux

    The #boot=/dev/sdb3 is only a comment line the BIOS says hd0 or sda is the boot disk, I have even tried disconnecting the IDE disk, still no success. Ken
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    Boot problem to Linux

    The following is a df under Fedora which shows the boot partition as sda3 Filesystem Size Used Avail Use% Mounted on /dev/mapper/VolGroup00-LogVol00 36G 18G 16G 53% / /dev/sda3 92M 41M 47M 47% /boot tmpfs 1005M 368K 1005M...
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    Boot problem to Linux

    Sorry I didn't explain I also tried the grub shell method. I also took a dd copy of the bootsector on hd0,2 and replaced the nbr_grub.mbr in NST, it then boots to a grub shell. Ken
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    Boot problem to Linux

    I have a system with 2 hard drives, one SATA and one IDE the BIOS is set to boot from the SATA drive. Vista is on the SATA partition 0, data only on partition 1 and Fedora 8 Linux on partition 2. The IDE disk is FAT32 to allow copying between Vista and Linux. After installing Fedora 7 back in...
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