grub lost, please help

Njoku, George O. njokug at
Wed Mar 26 21:24:55 UTC 2008

Use installation CD recovery....reinstall boot loader






From: ubuntu-users-bounces at
[mailto:ubuntu-users-bounces at] On Behalf Of Donny George
Sent: Wednesday, March 26, 2008 4:52 PM
To: Ubuntu user technical support,not for general discussions
Subject: Re: grub lost, please help


it just goes to windows directly as if i had never installed ubuntu


On Wed, Mar 26, 2008 at 9:46 PM, Karl Larsen <k5di at> wrote:

Ioannis Vranos wrote:
> Perhaps some Windows update/reinstallation did that, or you ran
> something under Windows XP's rescue mode.
> Donny George wrote:
>> i thankyou for the al the help. I would also appreciate if someone
>> tell me what exactly is causing this error. i had installed ubuntu as
>> dual boot to my existing windows xp pro. i had installed ubuntu on a
>> seperate entire hard disk.
>> any answers

   It would help if you tell us what happens now when you turn on your
computer. Do you see a Grub start and then fail with a kernel panic? Or
does it come up in Windows all the time?



       Karl F. Larsen, AKA K5DI
       Linux User
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