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Old 04-28-2012, 01:37 PM   #1
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How is it possible that my PC still reboots after I execute this command

yum remove grub
Isn't that suppose to remove the bootloader?

I use CentOS 6.2

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It removes the executables that set-up the boot-sector.
It (to the best of my understanding) doesn't undo grubs work.

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Systems with Grub usually have a Grub directory in the /lib or /usr/lib directory. Did you check to see if they were removed? That would have no effect on booting.

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if you really want to clean the mbr, you should read here:
This worked for me.



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