[PLUG] Ubuntu 8.10 GRUB problem - only shows memtest option

Abhishek Amberkar [अभिषेक] abhishek.amberkar at gmail.com
Fri Jan 16 06:23:14 PST 2009


On Mon, Jan 12, 2009 at 7:50 PM, Mandar Vaze <mandarvaze at gmail.com> wrote:

> ubuntu at ubuntu:~$ mount | grep sda6
> /dev/sda6 on /media/disk type ext3 (rw,nosuid,nodev,uhelper=hal)
> ubuntu at ubuntu:~$ ls -l /media/disk/boot
> total 10040
> -rw-r--r-- 1 root root  507665 2008-10-24 08:29 abi-2.6.27-7-generic
> -rw-r--r-- 1 root root   91364 2008-10-24 08:29 config-2.6.27-7-generic
> drwxr-xr-x 2 root root    4096 2009-01-07 23:06 grub
> -rw-r--r-- 1 root root 8475678 2009-01-07 23:06 initrd.img-2.6.27-7-generic
> -rw-r--r-- 1 root root  124152 2008-09-11 20:11 memtest86+.bin
> -rw-r--r-- 1 root root 1029585 2008-10-24 08:29 System.map-2.6.27-7-generic
> -rw-r--r-- 1 root root    1073 2008-10-24 08:31 vmcoreinfo-2.6.27-7-generic
>
> There are NO /boot/vmlinuz-2.6.27* files :(
> Neither on /boot of LiveCD as well (from where I started the installer)
>

Don't you have an OS installed? It seems you are trying it on LiveCD.
I presumed that you have Ubuntu installed, and GRUB is not displaying
proper options. The solution is not going to work unless you have an
OS installed.



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Abhishek Amberkar

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