LinuxQuestions.org
Review your favorite Linux distribution.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie
User Name
Password
Linux - Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux.
Just starting out and have a question? If it is not in the man pages or the how-to's this is the place!

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 07-19-2012, 01:19 AM   #1
dundu
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Jul 2012
Distribution: Redhat,Fedora,centos
Posts: 17

Rep: Reputation: Disabled
Unhappy [SOLVED]Windows not booting after edit bootloader


Hi,


Yesterday i am just edited grub.conf file (removed time out) ,after that my windows not booting.
Boot selection coming but if i select windows pointer blinks in the corner
_ - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -


[root@unknown00197dccf8c8 ~]# cat /etc/grub.conf
# grub.conf generated by anaconda
#
# Note that you do not have to rerun grub after making changes to this file
# NOTICE: You have a /boot partition. This means that
# all kernel and initrd paths are relative to /boot/, eg.
# root (hd0,4)
# kernel /vmlinuz-version ro root=/dev/sda6
# initrd /initrd-[generic-]version.img
#boot=/dev/sda

title Red Hat Enterprise Linux (2.6.32-71.el6.i686)
root (hd0,4)
kernel /vmlinuz-2.6.32-71.el6.i686 ro root=UUID=d977c85b-9be8-4470-a0c3-d7e06301b1e1 rd_NO_LUKS rd_NO_LVM rd_NO_MD rd_NO_DM LANG=en_US.UTF-8 SYSFONT=latarcyrheb-sun16 KEYBOARDTYPE=pc KEYTABLE=us crashkernel=auto rhgb quiet
initrd /initramfs-2.6.32-71.el6.i686.img
title others
rootnoverify (hd0,0)
chainloader +1
splashimage=(hd0,4)/grub/splash.xpm.gz
hiddenmenu

[root@unknown00197dccf8c8 ~]#



So any suggection is appreciated
 
Old 07-19-2012, 01:31 AM   #2
rmugunthan
Member
 
Registered: Jan 2009
Location: Coimbatore, India
Distribution: rhel
Posts: 49

Rep: Reputation: 3
In your grub.conf file two entries are missing

default --> decide to boot from which kernel
timeout --> How much time wait for user input

If you wants to boot windows by default mention "default 1" in your grub.conf file.
 
Old 07-19-2012, 01:58 AM   #3
dundu
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Jul 2012
Distribution: Redhat,Fedora,centos
Posts: 17

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: Disabled
Lightbulb [solved]

HI,


Thats's working i added aline "hiddenmenu"
______________

hiddenmenu
title Red Hat Enterprise Linux (2.6.32-71.el6.i686)
root (hd0,4)
kernel /vmlinuz-2.6.32-71.el6.i686 ro root=UUID=d977c85b-9be8-4470-a0c3-d7e06301b1e1 rd_NO_LUKS rd_NO_LVM rd_NO_MD rd_NO_DM LANG=en_US.UTF-8 SYSFONT=latarcyrheb-sun16 KEYBOARDTYPE=pc KEYTABLE=us crashkernel=auto rhgb quiet
initrd /initramfs-2.6.32-71.el6.i686.img
title others
rootnoverify (hd0,0)
chainloader +1
splashimage=(hd0,4)/grub/splash.xpm.gz

Thanks rmugunthn

Last edited by dundu; 07-19-2012 at 02:02 AM.
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Edit GRUB bootloader to booting to windows as primary OS & RedHat as secondary kalpapathum Red Hat 1 08-10-2009 05:51 AM
help to edit Edit my bootloader's config file from kernel prompt jagdishpandey Linux - Kernel 5 07-03-2007 06:59 AM
Dual booting Suse and XP with windows bootloader Maniac0Maniac Linux - Software 2 11-14-2006 04:07 AM
booting with windows bootloader after formatting drive? furtivefelon Linux - Newbie 2 02-28-2005 02:59 AM
help booting windows on Suse 8.2 Grub bootloader intenseprod Linux - Newbie 1 07-27-2003 10:35 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:16 PM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration