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Old 10-10-2005, 06:39 AM   #1
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Grub error

Hi all,

I installed a different distro which installed grub, i went back to the other distro i like (slackware 10.2) and it installed fine, when i reboot the system grub gives me an error 17. Anyone know how to get slackware going?

Any help appreciated.


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Old 10-10-2005, 08:04 AM   #2
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installed again and now its saying the boot sector is invalid, someone please help.
Old 10-10-2005, 11:54 AM   #3
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i had the same trouble with slackware 9.1 (thread about it somwhere on thsi forum)
and now with slackware 10.2 i get error 15, which i belive is simailar
( thread on slackware forum) am starting to get some people interested who might be able to help, suggetst you post a mesage in that forum..


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