GRUB ERROR 17 help!!!!

NoOp glgxg at
Sat Nov 21 03:12:02 UTC 2009

On 11/20/2009 07:03 PM, John Heinen wrote:
> NoOp wrote:
>> John is: 1) reviving a post of his from May 2009, and 2) is now
>> complaining about "error 21".
>> Note to John: start a new thread as this seems to be an *new* issue.
>> Further, I suspect that your system has changed since May 2009, so when
>> you do start a new thread, explain the details in full (you know the drill).
> It is all taking care of. What I learned ,though, is not to fool around
> with the hard drives, that is adding ( internal) an extra or second hard
> drive. Windows bios, at times, seems to go wild on this, sometimes it
> works sometimes it doesn't, It could also be that I /have been using
> some older drives. Thank you, John H/

John, I add/swap hard drives all the time. My _newest_ hard drives are
40Gb 5 year old drives pulled out of old recycled computers.

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