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Re: Something Broke My Grub



2009/3/4 Michael Schwendt <mschwendt gmail com>:
> On Wed, 4 Mar 2009 19:20:50 +0000, Dave wrote:
>
>> An hour ago I had a fully functioning machine. Now I just get the word
>> "GRUB" in the top left of the screen. Something has gone wrong in the
>> last hour or so.
>
> Has happened to many people before:
> https://bugzilla.redhat.com/450143
>
>> Here's what I did.
>
> You installed a "kernel" update, which runs /sbin/new-kernel-pkg
> which in turn reinstalls GRUB via grubby. The kernel package is
> not the culprit, however. Something at run-time has changed your
> system environment in a way that confused the GRUB installation.
> How exactly remains to be found out.
>
>> Has anyone else seen anything like this? And, more importantly, does
>> anyone have any suggestions of ways to fix it?
>
> You need to reinstall GRUB just once more. Use rescue mode,
> for example. I think above bz ticket gives hints.

Thanks for the help. Running "grub-install /dev/sda" seems to have
fixed the problem.

Cheers,

Dave...


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