[ale] Xfer of Linux Boot HD to New System

aaron aaron at pd.org
Sat Jan 28 07:48:24 EST 2006

On Saturday 28 January 2006 11:51, Paul Cartwright wrote:
> On Fri January 27 2006 8:26 pm, aaron wrote:
> > For future reference, I'm wondering if there was a way we could have
> > simply adjusted the the installed boot loader config so that it
> > would find the INIT on whatever IDE bus / master-slave combination
> > we used to connect the boot drive.  The boot loader in this instance
> > is GRUB.
> you could probably boot with the first CD or rescue disk, and remake 
> the grub bootloader from the cuurent config.
> instead of doing an install, do a repair, I think there is an option to 
> make a new boot menu?

Thanks for the idea. I'll look for that when I assemble and install a 
replacement for my Linux "experiments" box.


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