LinuxQuestions.org
Latest LQ Deal: Complete CCNA, CCNP & Red Hat Certification Training Bundle
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 05-17-2010, 02:30 PM   #1
jcbrenes
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Oct 2008
Posts: 3

Rep: Reputation: 0
Two Boot Loaders=mess


I have a notebook with boot loader, worked well but I tried to update ubuntu but ubuntu did not start, so I tried to install Ubuntu Studio and now i have 2 boot loader. I can correct this?
 
Old 05-17-2010, 03:41 PM   #2
jefro
Moderator
 
Registered: Mar 2008
Posts: 15,859

Rep: Reputation: 2301Reputation: 2301Reputation: 2301Reputation: 2301Reputation: 2301Reputation: 2301Reputation: 2301Reputation: 2301Reputation: 2301Reputation: 2301Reputation: 2301
Yes, delete one.
We'd need to know more about the bios boot order. Did you change it?

Why do you say you have two loaders?
 
Old 05-17-2010, 05:43 PM   #3
Karl Godt
Member
 
Registered: Mar 2010
Location: Kiel , Germany
Distribution: once:SuSE6.2,Debian3.1, aurox9.2+3,Mandrake?,DSL? then:W7st,WVHB, #!8.10.02,PUPPY4.3.1 now:Macpup
Posts: 314

Rep: Reputation: 45
http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...boot+mess+grub

looks pretty much similar

grub

http://www.gnu.org/software/grub/grub.de.html

grub4dos and grub2

http://grub4dos.sourceforge.net/wiki....php/Main_Page

http://www.gnu.org/software/grub/grub-2.en.html
http://www.google.de/images?q=grub2&...ed=0CD4QsAQwBA
 
Old 05-19-2010, 09:12 PM   #4
jcbrenes
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Oct 2008
Posts: 3

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 0
Unhappy

Yes it is!!
I need to learn more....
 
Old 05-29-2010, 05:53 PM   #5
jcbrenes
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Oct 2008
Posts: 3

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 0
I repair the bootloader with Vista installation disc and change the mbr and now i have only one bootloader.

Thanks to all.
 
  


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
Boot Camp (fixing boot loaders, learning your way around boot & chainloaders) Siljrath Linux - General 8 01-20-2015 11:00 AM
boot loaders compfreak221 Linux - Newbie 1 03-05-2005 01:13 PM
Boot Loaders Geeky_Kid Linux - Newbie 5 12-26-2003 10:43 AM
Boot loaders justiceisblind Linux - Newbie 5 05-03-2002 07:20 AM
boot loaders 5amYan Linux - General 2 04-25-2002 09:07 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:30 AM.

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