Posts with the tag Grub
T get the boot_info_script, run:
cd ~/Downloads wget http://sourceforge.net/projects/bootinfoscript/files/bootinfoscript/0.55/boot_info_script055.sh/download -O boot_info_script.sh
To execute the boot_info_script and thus get information about your bootable partitions etc., run:
sudo bash ~/Downloads/boot_info_script.sh
- The official website: http://bootinfoscript.sourceforge.net/
- Analyse boot environment using the boot_info_script (German): http://wiki.ubuntuusers.de/GRUB_Umgebung_analysieren#Umfassende-Analyse-mittels-Boot-Info-Script
Edit the grub defaults file:
sudo gedit /etc/default/grub
GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX_DEFAULT. Afterwards run
sudo update-grub2 to recreate the list of boot entries (including the
On startup the system hung because the root UUID was not found. http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?p=9020811#post9020811
So when I ran
sudo blkid — executed from a live cd — it didn't show the root partition (all other partitions UUIDs were listed).
But tune2fs showed me its UUID
sudo tune2fs -l /dev/sda2
So I tried...
After your system was upgraded from Ubuntu jaunty 9.04 to karmic 9.10 you still have grub1.5 on your HDD. To replace it with grub2 do
sudo apt-get install grub2 sudo upgrade-from-grub-legacy
Grub wouldn't boot after a reinstallation on my system.
Workaround to be able to boot: http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?p=8292225#post8292225
This fix worked: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/grub2/+bug/391044 (comment 14)
sudo gedit /usr/lib/grub/grub-mkconfig_lib
Remove the lines 170 - 175 in the file
# If there's a filesystem UUID that GRUB is capable of identifying,...