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    Unhappy how to start linux

    Hi to all,
    I installed on my system "window xp" and "rhel4 update 2" but due to some problem I removed my windows xp O/S and installed that again after that grub boot menu is not coming so I can't log in properly in linux system.Can anyone Pleez tell me its solution.

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    Penguin of trust elija's Avatar
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    Jul 2004
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    Windows overwrites grub with it's own bootloader. Probably the easiest way is to download the supergrub cd and boot from that to restore your grub
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    SuperMod (Back again) devils casper's Avatar
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    Chandigarh, India
    Boot up from RHEL installation CD/DVD and execute boot linux rescue at prompt or select Recovery option in Menu. It will drop at shell prompt.
    Execute this
    chroot /mnt/sysimage
    grub-install /dev/sda
    In case it doesn't work, replace sda with hda in grub-install command.
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