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Old 02-24-2012, 07:05 PM   #1
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GRUB2 installed from Linux Mint Debian xfce onto ThinkPad x120e not working


I got just recently a new ThinkPad x120e, and installed Linux Mint Debian xfce onto it. The installation went relatively smoothly, but after rebooting, I got the 'Operating System not found' error. I reinstalled the OS, to the same result.

I am relatively certain the problem is with GRUB2 as I can boot into the OS from SystemRescueCD.

Does anybody know how to solve this?
 
Old 02-24-2012, 07:40 PM   #2
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Did you install Grub to the Root Directory or the Master Boot Record (MBR). When you install to the entire hard drive you have to do the MBR.
 
Old 02-24-2012, 08:04 PM   #3
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I installed to the Master Boot Record rather than a specific partition, yes.
 
Old 02-24-2012, 08:14 PM   #4
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This thread might be more helpful than I. I would pay close attention to the replies from NEXUS and EDDY1:

http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...-found-799442/
 
  


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