More noise....(was: thunderbird 3 packaged?)

Matthew Flaschen matthew.flaschen at
Sun Mar 1 08:08:19 UTC 2009

Dave wrote:
> Hi - after I install Ubuntu (8.10, alternate CD 64 bit) on a computer
> with 5 HDD's, and reboot at the end, the computer fails to boot (black
> screen, blinking cursor, no message).

While strictly speaking this is more noise, you would get a better
response by starting a new thread, rather than replying to someone
else's.  Or at least change the subject so you can pretend you started a
new thread.

Until then, start with the GRUB documentation (in particular and

Why are you using a boot partition anyway?  It is much easier in
practice just to have a boot directory on the same partition as your /.

Matt Flaschen

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