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Old 01-03-2004, 04:41 PM   #1
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Boot problem with GRUb (Plz help me!)

i have made a extra boot option with GRUB
i changed grub.conf
title dos
kernel /boot/memdisk
initrd /boot/98boot.img

to the bottom of the page
then i boot
i choose dos
then i see:

Booting 'dos'

root (hd0,0)
Filesystem type is ext2fs, partiton type 0x83
kernel /boot/memdisk
[linux-bzImage, setup=0x3800, size=0x0]
initrd /boot/98boot.img
[Linux-initrd @ 0x3ea8000, 0x168000 bytes]

then it hangs
does nothing
please help me.
Old 01-04-2004, 08:19 PM   #2
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Please do not post the same thread in more than one forum. Picking the most relevant forum and posting it once there makes it easier for other members to help you and keeps the discussion all in one place.

Duplicate to the one in Newbie, better off there:



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