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Old 12-21-2008, 04:11 PM   #1
yzhong
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boot fail


one server, redhat enterprise 5.0
after change some nfs setting, can't boot atm
even boot in single mode, it just mentions superblock have problem in /boot
,I try to run linux rescue (using install CD), but after last step,
no display,

Any one can tell me how to do atm?thanks
 
Old 12-21-2008, 05:20 PM   #2
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get advanced supergrub or lilo depending on which you use to load mbr.
you may need a good live cd like knoppix to be able to edit and fix partitions and menu files before starting the boot.
 
Old 12-22-2008, 07:06 PM   #3
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Fixed.
Just boot to the previous kernel and then modify the grub menu, will be fine.
(At the beginning I try to use linux rescue and manually mount /dev/sda2 /mnt/sysimage, but fail,maybe because we use hardware RAID,no time to check it out so use the above option)
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