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> Grub Booting Errors, GRUB won't boot and I'm not sure why.
Kenji Miyamoto
post May 24 2005, 04:04 PM
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I've installed GRUB and it hasn't gotten past Stage 1.5. Here's my menu.lst:
gfxmenu (h1,0)/boot/grub/message
color white/green black/light-gray
default 0
timeout 5

title GNU/Linux Slackware Kernel 2.6.10
       root (hd1,0)
       kernel /boot/vmlinuz root=/dev/hdb1 reiserfs

title Windows XP Professional SP2
       rootnoverify (hd0,0)
       chainloader +1
I'm wondering if it's a problem with my message file. Can anyone see why it won't boot?
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post May 25 2005, 06:51 AM
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Its GNU/

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if this is a direct copy/paste from your config file, then the problem is on the first line:

gfxmenu (h1,0)/boot/grub/message

You're missing the 'd' in the drive:

gfxmenu (hd1,0)/boot/grub/message

Try that and see if it works.

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