grub error 18

Gene Heskett gene.heskett at
Mon Sep 21 14:44:48 UTC 2009

On Monday 21 September 2009, Christopher Chan wrote:
>David Kuntadi wrote:
>> On Mon, Sep 21, 2009 at 11:43 AM, Christopher Chan
>> <christopher.chan at> wrote:
>>> I do not know if I am being unclear or something but I will repeat it in
>>> any case. I currently have to ALWAYS FIX grub to get the installed
>>> Jaunty to boot. The problem is not how to fix grub, the problem is what
>>> blasted script is messing up grub each time the machine is shut down.
>> It might be a wrong option chosen during first install e.g. install
>> grub on hd0,0 instead of hd0.
>You are not serious are you? Jaunty reinstalls grub each and every time
>you shut it down?

I can also testify that it does something.  I finally got tired of the WTF 
syndrome on the next reboot and applied the +i attribute to menu.lst, unless 
_I_ want to edit it.

Cheers, Gene
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