Re: bootmanager madness
On Sun, 30 Mar 2003 20:40:30 +0800
Robert Storey <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Before reinstalling, first try adding "makeactive" to the Windows 98
> setting, like this:
> rootnoverify (hd0,0)
> chainloader +1
"makeactive" isn't really needed, although the grub docs say to use it.
I dual-boot several machines between Debian and windows, and I don't
have "makeactive" on any of them.
The original poster's problem is that he had his menu.lst in
/grub/menu.lst, and grub was looking for /boot/grub/menu.lst.
Also check out this to find out how to get updated menus automagically
when you install or remove a .deb kernel image: