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There's no dual-boot here... Finally, I could finish the broken installation with sudo apt-get install. Boot from DVD... http://linuxhelp.blogspot.com/2005/1...-and-boot.html Good reference for replacing grub/boot... this contact form

Here is a general description: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Grub2/Installing#via_the_LiveCD_terminal From memory, here are the commands that I used in my specific case: Boot from Live CD and executed the following commands: $ sudo su please tell me some good news... Adv Reply August 3rd, 2012 #6 Odys1 View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message First Cup of Ubuntu Join Date May 2012 Beans 11 Re: update-grub error {cannot find device Are there 3 hard drives connected.

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Wubi issue? Make sure (hd0,0) does contain the grub files and this (hd0) is your actual target drive. Is it possible to see animals from space? Password Linux - Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux.

How can I tell grub that now the root partition is /dev/sda3 or how would you go about fixing this? I tried running grub-probe by double clicking it, but again it didn't seem to run, nor was grub updated since it kept giving me the same error. I must say that I'm not a linux expert. Update Grub Chroot I have not restarted my system, as I fear that it will not be able to reboot.

Check your device.map. /usr/sbin/grub-probe: error: cannot find a GRUB drive for . Thurman wrote: > >Craig White wrote: > >just for S&G's > > > >try booting DVD or cd and going to rescue mode... > > > >once you get command line, this is not a GRUB error as described here but rather a linux error). Found linux image: /boot/vmlinuz-3.5.0-17-generic Found initrd image: /boot/initrd.img-3.5.0-17-generic /usr/sbin/grub-probe: error: cannot find a GRUB drive for .

Setup menu.lst as per the grub config. Grub Install Error Cannot Find A Grub Drive For Dev Sdx Check Your Device Map They hope these examples will help you to get a better understanding of the Linux system and that you feel encouraged to try out things on your own. Using many applications from a chroot requires mounting of proc,tmpfs and binding of /dev but you are probably ok if you didn't get any errors. Top yyagol Posts: 1015 Joined: 2006/06/10 18:27:44 Location: 32 4′N 34 47′E Contact: Contact yyagol Website Upgrade by accident Quote Postby yyagol » 2011/01/09 07:02:52 have you try booting into the

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Join Us! If I type "ls" I get: (hd0)(hd0,msdos3)(hd0,msdos2)(hd0,msdos1)(fd0) But the grub.conf file has: title Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server (2.6.32-573.7.1.el6.x86_64) root (hd0,0) kernel /vmlinuz-2.6.32-573.7.1.el6.x86_64 ro root=/dev/sda3 rd_NO_LUKS LANG=en_US.UTF-8 rd_NO_MD SYSFONT=latarcyrheb-sun16 rhgb crashkernel=auto Cannot Find Grub Drive Check Device Map At this point I thought it should be almost done, I just need to reinstall grub, but grub-install tells me that Code: could not find device for /dev/mapper/VolGroup00-LogVol00 could not find Grub Install Error Cannot Find A Grub Drive For Dev Sdb1 Check Your Device Map However, I ran into some difficulties.

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The formerly installed grub still points to a valid kernel and can boot without any problem. Search this Thread 01-26-2012, 12:41 AM #1 superolmo LQ Newbie Registered: Mar 2011 Location: Houston, TX Posts: 2 Rep: grub-install cannot find device VolGroup on a ext4 partition I Typically if you can't get past grub stage 1... http://jessriegel.com/not-find/exchangeserver-could-not-find.html This site is not affiliated with Linus Torvalds or The Open Group in any way.

See here. Grub-probe However, I don't know if this is part of the error or not. It purged and reinstalled grub and it solved my problem.

Once you have done this, could you post the contents of /mnt/sysimage/etc/fstab and /mnt/sysimage/boot/grub/grub.conf so that we can see them.

UNIX is a registered trademark of The Open Group. No success. Wife Works in LA. Grub Failed To Get Canonical Path fdisk, changed the type to Linux and grub was happy.

I'm not even able to boot yet to try the resume, so I'm not sure if that's the right step for me at this point. at first screen, press key to edit boot parameters and 'Edit' kernel line the words... Skipping fsck. his comment is here In /etc there's only some files within /dev/lvm with the 'VolGroup' string.

If you need to reset your password, click here. Xenther Installation, Upgrades and Live Media 0 18th September 2005 01:43 AM Current GMT-time: 12:16 (Saturday, 24-12-2016) All trademarks, and forum posts in this site are property of their respective Check your device.map. So I rebooted the system with a Ubuntu 14.04 Live CD and reinstalled Grub.

grub.conf file: default=0 timeout=5 splashimage=(hd0,0)/grub/splash.xpm.gz hiddenmenu title Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server (2.6.32-573.7.1.el6.x86_64) root (hd0,0) kernel /vmlinuz-2.6.32-573.7.1.el6.x86_64 root=/dev/sda1 initrd /initramfs-2.6.32-573.7.1.el6.x86_64.img fdisk -l output on the cloned drive: Device Boot Start End succeeded Running "install /grub/stage1 (hd0) (hd0)1+28 p (hd0,0)/grub/stage2 /grub/grub.conf"... Skipping fsck. Topics: Active | Unanswered Index ┬╗Installation ┬╗[SOLVED] LVM on Luks cannot find device Pages: 1 #1 2014-12-08 06:35:29 bovis Member Registered: 2009-01-25 Posts: 22 [SOLVED] LVM on Luks cannot find device

Once I have this info perhaps I can guide you through reinstalling grub or otherwise fixing whatever it is that is wrong now.