[Techtalk] double installation of Ubuntu and grub
regina.amazzone at gmail.com
Tue Feb 6 21:54:36 UTC 2007
> I believe Ubuntu automatically creates GRUB menu entries when you install new
> kernels. If it doesn't, they are easy to add manually.
I know that it does, but will the Grub create them also in the "other"
I mean, I know that in the Edgy installation the grub will be updated,
but will it function also in the "other" grub on the dapper partition?
> > 3) If I erase the Dapper installation presently "presiding" over the
> > boot, the computer would start with the Edgy installation and its own
> > grub?
> No, not if your current /boot/grub/menu.lst is in the Dapper root partition.
> But you can easily restore GRUB from a bootable Linux CD if you wipe out
How do I do this?
I know how to restore the MBR in WIndows, but in linux I'm afraid I
don't know how.
Thank you for your answers.
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