SOLVED intrepid problem

NoOp glgxg at
Sat Nov 15 23:01:37 UTC 2008

On 11/15/2008 02:22 PM, Derek Broughton wrote:
> Bill Taylor wrote:
>> Some time back I cleaned all the unused entries from my
>> /boot/grub/menu.lst and when I did so I created
>> /boot/grub/menu.lst.backup.  Last evening I printed the backup copy of
>> the original backup and the present menu.lst.  In the comments there
>> was an entry that was missing as follows;
>> ## Setup crashdump menu entries
>> ## e.g. crashdump=1
>> # crashdump=0
>> I have edited /boot/grub/menu.lst and have placed the missing entry
>> into the menu at the exact location as the backup copy from before I
>> fiddled
>> with it.  I might be wrong but I feel that this has been the problem,
>> am I wrong?
> I would _think_ you're wrong.  I can't see that doing anything like 
> this.  
> You never did answer my question - was what you posted to the list your 
> ENTIRE menu.lst?  If it was, update-grub still isn't going to work.  Why 
> don't you just post your entire current menu.lst?

And I'd agree with Derek, that if that was your entire menu.lst you will
encounter problems. Post the entire menu.lst & then we can post a
complete one with your kernel lines included.

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