My issue now is not being able to boot into the OS. by using some kind of harddrive emulation? Grub is installed into the linux partition and I'm booting using NTLOADER and grub.bin - this works perfectly using the same grub.conf file. Linux is not for the feint of heart, and everywhere I turn (forums), I see computers riddled with error messages, frustrated people, and the list goes on. this contact form
Since the PC will not now reboot, there is no way to begin the second phase.QuoteI am puzzled by the way you partitioned your disk -- does ubuntu really accomodate that I don't think this is the problem! You'd think if it were "imagining" harddrives that it would imagine them in sequential order. There isn't one.
Pressing Ctrl-Alt-Del will reboot. Run the commands which you already posted. I can also boot just fine into Linux, using a bootable CD which has the kernal on it. The time now is 04:58 AM. - Contact Us - Unix & Linux - unix commands, linux commands, linux server, linux ubuntu, shell script, linux distros. - Advertising - Top
Anywhere else TAB lists the possible completions of a device/filename. ] grub> geometry (hd0) drive 0x80: C/H/S = 9726/255/63, The number of sectors = 156250000, /dev/sda Partition num: 1, Filesystem type Errors Reported by the Stage 2 The general way that the Stage 2 handles errors is to abort the operation in question, print an error string, then (if possible) either continue Remove advertisements Sponsored Links Ikon View Public Profile Visit Ikon's homepage! http://www.unix.com/linux/107482-grub-error-25-a.html but if even that does not work, copy the ( complete ) Ubuntu /boot over to / then edit the /etc/fstab and comment out the /boot in order to have /boot
Code: cd /tmp mkdir iso mkdir -p iso/boot/grub cp /boot/grub/menu.lst /tmp/iso/boot/grub/. If the install media is OK then your hard drive probably has some bad sectors. ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- OpenSUSE 12.1 64-bit, Gnome 3.4.1, Kernel Linux 3.1.10-1.9-desktop Reply With Quote Page 1 of 2 I can understand why grub (anaconda?) might have come up with that fd0 part (wishful thinking perhaps?) but I don't understand how it came up with hd2. Error 25 GRUB stage 1.5 Thread Tools Show Printable Version Subscribe to this Thread… Display Linear Mode Switch to Hybrid Mode Switch to Threaded Mode 31-Jul-2009,00:23 #1 arakavaz View Profile View
The Ext3 file system of the partition /dev/sda2 is corrupted. https://www.redhat.com/archives/rhl-list/2005-May/msg02752.html Flashing the BIOS involves replacing the BIOS with a newer version or restoring it in case a BIOS upgrade goes bad. cp /usr/share/grub/i386-redhat/stage2_eltorito /tmp/iso/boot/grub/. Error 25 GRUB stage 1.5 Apparently, I've another error from /sda3 as well as /sda2 I don't even know what /sda is.
Anywhere else TAB lists the possible completions of a device/filename. ] grub> find /boot/grub/stage1 (hd1,5) grub> quit [email protected]:~$ To clarify, Windows is on the 80 GB HDD, and Ubuntu is on weblink Could be because it default boots to WinXp with a hiddenmenu (the default setup by intall). why do MENU CHOICES give me that disk read error, while manually typing identical data at the grub command prompt DOES NOT???!!! Click Here to receive this Complete Guide absolutely free.
My Flickr Photo Blog del.icio.us bookmarks Back to top Back to Bruno's All Things Linux 7 user(s) are reading this topic 0 members, 7 guests, 0 anonymous users Reply to quoted Back to top #16 OFFLINE Peachy Peachy Anarquista De Sartorial Forum Moderators 5,398 posts Posted 24 August 2005 - 09:58 PM jgb2185, on Aug 18 2005, 06:02 PM, said:I should Now I want to access Ubuntu, but I am afraid to reinstall GRUB incase it fails so that i cannot boot either OS. navigate here Please take a look to the chapter 10 of this excelent article to know more about disk naming convention and management: Concepts - openSUSE In your current situation, it is a
My issue now is not being able to boot into the OS. Later, perhaps, I'd re-install the 10 GB HD and try to make WinXP bootable from there.I'm working my way through the GRUB manual, but it's rough going for my old brain.Links Reply With Quote 31-Jul-2009,02:10 #7 david71 View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries View Articles Student Penguin Join Date Jun 2009 Location London, UK.
So, if enabled in BIOS, it won´t give you any trouble. I need to read these threads earlier; sorry, I've been busy. 'freedom...is actually the reason that men live together in political organisations at all. I can tell you from personal experience that having menu.lst but not grub.conf will NOT work. Posting in the Forums implies acceptance of the Terms and Conditions.
alternative=true## alternative=false# alternative=true## should update-grub lock alternative automagic boot options## e.g. The 'good' files were: Slax grub module version 0.95 Kanotix grub version 0.97.7.1 NB! Got Leenucks? :: Arch: Power in simplicity :: Get Counted! his comment is here lockold=false ## lockold=true # lockold=false ## Xen hypervisor options to use with the default Xen boot option # xenhopt= ## Xen Linux kernel options to use with the default Xen boot
Page 1 of 2 12 Last Jump to page: Results 1 to 10 of 17 Thread: Day 1 with Linux. My system has WinXP installed and Fedora Core 3 also. Ubuntu Ubuntu Insights Planet Ubuntu Activity Page Please read before SSO login Advanced Search Forum The Ubuntu Forum Community Ubuntu Official Flavours Support New to Ubuntu [ubuntu] [SOLVED] Help with Grub