grub on EEE PC

Steve yorvik.ubunto at
Sat Feb 13 16:29:23 UTC 2010

On Sat, 13 Feb 2010 16:13:52 -0000, Alain Muls <alain.muls at>  

> Hello,
> I have a EEE PC 901 from my friend who runs XP on it for a couple of  
> weeks.
> I bought a 16GB card and installed Karmic UNR on it. I decided to put the
> grub on my card and not the /dev/sda where XP has its bootloader (I
> suppose). I made a backup of the bootloader with dd.
> Now I wanted to put the grub bootloader onto /dev/sda but this fails  
> with a
> message that he ran out of disk space. Is there a way to do this?
Rather obvious question but, how much free space is there on /dev/sda

	df -h

in a terminal will tell you.


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