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Old 12-07-2003, 07:12 AM   #1
Registered: Oct 2003
Distribution: Slackware 9.1
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Question problems after installing slackware

I've installed slackware, and after rebooting nothing happends.
It just says

Grub version ...
[minimal bach-like line and so on..


what am I suppose to do? what whent wrong?

Last edited by teona; 12-07-2003 at 08:16 AM.
Old 12-07-2003, 10:01 AM   #2
Registered: Aug 2003
Location: Trento, Italy
Distribution: Debian testing
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need a bit more info: did you have lilo or grub installed?
whose partition did you overwrite?
seems you lack a /boot/grub/grub.conf file

if you know grub a little, here's a tip so you can fix your system: at grub prompt try
find /vmlinuz
print out a sample grub.conf from any forum to use as reference


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