expand /boot partition?

chris lostpkts at gmail.com
Tue Jun 17 19:08:11 UTC 2008

On Tue, Jun 17, 2008 at 1:21 PM, chris <lostpkts at gmail.com> wrote:
> Well my setup is bricked... I think.
> I managed to find a vista dvd at work and get it repaired.. its loading fine.
> I re-did the the bootloader with easyBCD and point grub is on sda2.
> however now, when i chose ubuntu, it acts like it will load grub but
> then reboots.... so I'm not sure if this is a grub thing or if  /boot
> is now 150M instead of 50M.
> Any pointers on this?

I booted a Ubuntu Live CD and can't even get grub to install on sda2.

grub-install /dev/sda2

says it can't find /boot.   Do I need to have it mounted?

Currently I figured out how to mount my encrypted lvm2 partition so
that I can copy my /home directory off.  Whew!

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