View Full Version : Repairing Fedora after installing XP or Vista

17th May 2007, 05:11 AM
Installing XP or Vista erases grub and no boots fedora.. How do i get fedora to boot?

17th May 2007, 05:49 AM
Super Grub Disk might help http://supergrub.forjamari.linex.org/?section=features

17th May 2007, 05:52 AM
search web about 'install grub...'

boot DVD/CD
type 'linux rescue'
in shell
do steps to install grub

17th May 2007, 12:29 PM
1. Boot off the 1st Fedora CD or use the Fedora Rescue CD
2. At the boot prompt type 'linux rescue'
3. The rescue mode will find the fedora installation
4. Type 'chroot /mnt/sysimage' (without quotes)
5. Type 'grub-install /dev/hda'; alternatively, 'grub-install /dev/sda' for SATA drives; (to install Grub to the MBR of the 1st HD)
6. Restart and you should get the boot menu