F7-x86-64 Stopped Booting - GRUB Issue

Craig White craig at tobyhouse.com
Tue Oct 9 22:38:19 UTC 2007

On Tue, 2007-10-09 at 18:28 -0400, Jacques B. wrote:
> <snip> if that is the case, the
> > problem is in your windows boot.
> >
> >
> >         Karl F. Larsen, AKA K5DI
> Raymond,
> Are you getting the grub prompt right away, or after selecting it from
> the Windows boot loader menu?  If you are getting it right away, then
> it would appear that grub has replaced your Windows boot loader (which
> is not such a bad thing in the end).  I suspect that is not the case
> as you have not indicated that you cannot boot into your Windows
> partition, just your Linux one.
> If the Windows boot loader is coming up and allowing you to boot into
> Windows no problem, but when selecting to boot into Linux you get the
> grub prompt, then again the problem lies with grub configuration and
> your Windows boot loader IS working properly from the looks of it
> contrary to what Karl is suggesting.
> It is important to know how your system is booting and where it is
> failing.  Any advice without knowing this is potentially erroneous
> advice because it may be faulting the wrong thing.
Since when will that stop Karl?

Craig White <craig at tobyhouse.com>

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