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Originally Posted by Miykel G'Day; Just got the upgrade message from Ubuntu so I went ahead and did the upgrade but now when I boot it comes to a black ...
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    Quote Originally Posted by Miykel View Post
    G'Day; Just got the upgrade message from Ubuntu so I went ahead and did the upgrade but now when I boot it comes to a black screen which says;
    GNU GRUB Version 1.99 rc1-13 Ubuntu 3,
    Instructions to hit TAB then I get a list of commands which only reboot seems to work, is there a fix for this or do I delete the partition and start all over again???.
    Kind Regards Miykel
    Miykel,

    I was on another thread, tracing the same scenario.
    I found the URL for my reference in my previous post.

    Check this URL:
    April 2011 aaron-kelley.net
    /grub-prompt-after-upgrade-to-ubuntu-11-04/#comment-44164


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    *(: grub-failed_boot_manual-boot-code.sh
    EXIT

    ### start for glene77is
    ### UBUNTU, glene77is, print this, enter by hand at the "GRUB>" prompt.
    set root=(hd0,5)
    linux /vmlinuz root=/dev/sda5 ro
    initrd /initrd.img
    boot
    sudo grub-install /dev/sd5
    sudo update-grub
    ### end for glene77is

    ### start from the blog
    At the grub prompt, issue these commands:
    set root=(hdX,Y)
    linux /vmlinuz root=/dev/sdZ ro
    initrd /initrd.img
    boot
    Your machine should boot up. Start a terminal and issue these commands:
    sudo grub-install /dev/sdZ
    sudo update-grub
    This should fix grub so that you do not have any boot trouble anymore
    ### end from the blog

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    HTH,
    Buena Suerta, glene77is
    Last edited by glene77is; 05-21-2011 at 12:33 PM.

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