g.lip at gmx.com
Sun Sep 19 22:16:32 UTC 2010
On 09/20/2010 06:16 AM, Doug wrote:
> Assuming all that works, you now have to get back your Linux system(s).
> On the live version of the PCLINUXOS CD, when you get into the
> GUI, there's More Applications>Configuration>RedoMBR.
> When it asks, tell it OK. Hopefully this will bring back your Linux(s),
> assuming they booted from grub in the first place.
Interesting, will this RedoMBR bring back or set back the original grub
and set that to mbr (sda)? Even if the grub is from Ubuntu and there is
no PCLinux on the hard drive?
Anyway, to set back the original grub from Cybe's method, booting up
Ubuntu livecd and then
sudo grub-install --root-directory=/path_to_Ubuntu/partition /dev/sda
Or simply use a grub-rescue cd that you made beforehand.
Or a more complicated chroot from the livecd as mentioned in Ubuntu's
Regards - Goh Lip
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