Rescue mode bad for users.

Jimmy Angelakos vyruss at
Wed Mar 1 20:41:28 GMT 2006

George Farris wrote:
> I just took a new user through re-installing his boot record with rescue
> mode.  I must say that no new user is ever going to figure this out.
> This is probably one of the most common operations, I have done this a
> few times and is currently the only reason I have had to go into rescue
> mode.
> Is there any chance that this could be looked into before Dappers
> release?  I suggest a top level menu right on boot. "Repair boot record"
> or something similar.

This is wishlist bug #30123, already assigned and due to be fixed by


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