Recover grub

This post was written by Mahi-Bhat on May 17, 2008
Posted Under: OS Admin

Once you install a windows OS in a system which is already having a Fedora on another partition you will not be able to access the Grub and you cannot boot Linux anymore.

The solution for this problem is to boot with fedora cd1 and at the boot prompt enter “linux rescue”.

Once booted run:
chroot /mnt/sysimage
/sbin/grub-install /dev/hda

This should put grub back on the mbr.

Reader Comments

Hi Bhat,

Great to see your blog its really nice and meaning full..

Recovering GRUB really worked.

Thanks Man.. Have A Great Day..

Regards,
Deepankar Sajjan

#1 
Written By Anonymous on December 17th, 2008 @ 2:55 AM

Thanks dear

#2 
Written By Vinod on December 6th, 2013 @ 11:23 PM

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