kassube at gmx.net
Sun Apr 20 06:35:31 UTC 2014
R Kimber wrote:
> When I boot up 14.04 I get an otherwise blank screen with the message:
> "error: malformed file, press any key to continue".
> Pressing a key allows booting to continue, but one wonders what the
> problem is.
> Any one else seen this?
Yes, I have seen it yesterday. It happened on my main machine after I
had used a system installed on a USB stick. I hadn't used that USB stick
system for some time and therefore there was a bunch of updates. As the
error message appeared more or less immediately after starting from the
grub menu, I thought it was caused by a grub update on the USB system
and I reinstalled grub on the main machine. After that the error message
didn't appear again.
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