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Old 02-12-2005, 08:19 PM   #1
ELconkestador
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Distribution: Fedora Core 2, SuSE 10
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reinstalling grub


I have a laptop with FC2 and Windows XP. I resently had to re-install windows and it wrote over grub. when I go to install it agian with grub-install i get this:

/dev/hda does not have any corresponding BOIS drive.

I have no idea how to fix this. All of my grub.conf info is correct and it worked before I re-installed windows. please help me

thanks
 
Old 02-12-2005, 10:22 PM   #2
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FC should have a rescue mode which I assume you are using?

if not knoppix cd can be used.

I prefer the terminal way using a root command and then a setup command from this
http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...hreadid=237511

you will notice that this technique does not use hda but hd0 which may solve your problem in case your drive is not master on first controller?
 
  


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