LinuxQuestions.org
Review your favorite Linux distribution.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Distributions > Mandriva
User Name
Password
Mandriva This Forum is for the discussion of Mandriva (Mandrake) Linux.

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 02-05-2005, 03:20 AM   #1
bruse
Member
 
Registered: Feb 2005
Location: internet
Distribution: Debian
Posts: 821

Rep: Reputation: 30
system crackes after install of mandrake help me


Hi,
first i had windows xp.i desided to install mandrake 10.0.
after the successfull installation of mandrake it asks me to reboot .
after the the reboot lilo not coming .
now i canot enter to the mandrake linux and windows xp olease help me....
the data's are very important ...
windows recovery cd not working ???
is there any way to load grub.
when i give in rescue mode #grub -install ----->it said drive not specified...

after rebooting in the screen L WORD ONLY APPER.

PLEASE HELP ME.......
 
Old 02-05-2005, 04:45 AM   #2
yogeshm02
Member
 
Registered: Jul 2004
Location: Chandigarh, India
Distribution: SuSe 10.1
Posts: 75

Rep: Reputation: 15
Boot from CD1

Press F1 and then type "rescue" to run the rescue program.

From the menu you can choose to re-install lilo and/or re-store windows boot loader.
 
Old 02-05-2005, 04:51 AM   #3
bruse
Member
 
Registered: Feb 2005
Location: internet
Distribution: Debian
Posts: 821

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 30
now i need to reinstall windows boot loader .
i entered in to rescue mode and i gave re-install windows boot loader. i
hello sir ,i have this prob.....
have the problem
i try to install windows boot loader....

1: <lilo> on /dev/hda
2:<lilo> om /dev/hda7

which one u want to overwrite
i gave 2 after nothing happen..........
please help me.......
 
Old 02-05-2005, 04:55 AM   #4
yogeshm02
Member
 
Registered: Jul 2004
Location: Chandigarh, India
Distribution: SuSe 10.1
Posts: 75

Rep: Reputation: 15
1: <lilo> on /dev/hda
2:<lilo> om /dev/hda7

You should choose 1: <lilo> on /dev/hda
 
Old 02-05-2005, 04:58 AM   #5
bruse
Member
 
Registered: Feb 2005
Location: internet
Distribution: Debian
Posts: 821

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 30
sir when i press 1 after that the screen goes to options
nothing happens after press the 1 .....
what should i do for this help me sir ???
 
Old 02-05-2005, 05:09 AM   #6
yogeshm02
Member
 
Registered: Jul 2004
Location: Chandigarh, India
Distribution: SuSe 10.1
Posts: 75

Rep: Reputation: 15
Try to re-install lilo on hda
 
Old 02-05-2005, 05:49 AM   #7
{BBI}Nexus{BBI}
Senior Member
 
Registered: Jan 2005
Location: Nottingham, UK
Distribution: Mageia 6, KDE Neon
Posts: 4,313

Rep: Reputation: 212Reputation: 212Reputation: 212
Golden Rules 101:

Q1: What are the 3 B's of computing?

A1: Backup Backup Backup

No matter what op/sys you intend to try if your data is that important back it up first.
 
  


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
Trying to install Linux...Old System won't boot/install from disk. Diademed Linux - General 4 07-25-2004 12:51 AM
Cant Install Mandrake 10.0 On New System NORM7446 Linux - Hardware 7 06-13-2004 10:40 PM
Mandrake V10 Install partitioning error. system hang pdkcphil Mandriva 2 04-29-2004 03:00 AM
hardware reccomendations for newbie? looking for new system to install mandrake 9.1 gervin Linux - Newbie 3 01-13-2004 03:16 PM
Can't install Mandrake system freezes HELP ME PLEASE ToonTownClown Linux - Hardware 10 02-09-2003 11:07 PM

LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Distributions > Mandriva

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:10 PM.

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