Unable to boot 8.04 from External USB harddisk
vimtech at gmail.com
Mon May 12 05:20:20 UTC 2008
I did a fresh installation of 8.04 on my USB harddisk and also opted to
write the GRUB Bootloader information to it.
As I didn't want to disturb my Laptop T60 settings already dual bootable
with &.10 and Windows XP.
Everything went fine , till I rebooted my system from External USB Harddisk.
It stalls while trying to read boot loader and gives following error :
It doesn't even display the boot menu.
I booted into 7.04 after unplugging the USB Disk and then attached it back
to modify its menu.lst.
I changed the occurence of
hd1 to hd0 ..... because i thought while booting the system might recognize
my USB harddisk to be the first harddisk drive.
but to no avail.
Does anyone has same similar problem... I'm lost..help
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