Can't boot new kernel image

Goh Lip g.lip at
Sun Jul 19 13:43:47 UTC 2009

Myriam Schweingruber wrote:
> Hi all,
> On Sun, Jul 19, 2009 at 05:51, Goh Lip<g.lip at> wrote:
>> Tim Johnson wrote:
>>> using ver 8.04 LTS;

>> Tim, not really much useful information here, but we'll try.
>> Assume (bad word again) you are using grub legacy and have not converted
>> to grub2.
> Which is IMHO absolutely impossible, unless he did some very, very
> strange setup or modification. Remember, 8.04 aka Hardy Heron came out
> more than a year ago, there was not even a trace of Grub2 in Kubuntu,
> it is only officially available since Karmic Koala aka 9.10, which is
> still early Alpha.
> Could it be you misread his version number? At least the kernel number
> should give you an indication, 2.6.24-24 is the kernel used by Hardy,
> Jaunty uses 2.6.28-13 and Karmic is at 2.6.30 IIRC :)
> Regards, Myriam

No, Myriam, I do have Hardy kde3.5.10 on 2.6.24-24 too and I have 
converted it to grub2. It is possible. I also have a dedicated 1st grub
(which I set to 1st sector or 'mbr') and I have that converted to grub2 
too using Karmic's files and kernels.
All are working fine.

Goh Lip

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