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Re: Grub dilemma

On Sun, Oct 19, 2008 at 01:28:11PM -0400, Frank <Debian@videotron.ca> was heard to say:
> Daniel Burrows wrote:
> >   Also, it sounds like grub looks for its menu.lst on hda3.  If that's
> > the case, you'll want to change it before you wipe hda3 to install a
> > new distribution.
> > 
> >   Daniel
> > 
> > 
>    OK would this require a Grub reinstall ??? I've been using Debian for
> years but this Grub stuff is above me !

  I think that grub-install(8) will do what you want.  e.g., run
"grub-install /dev/hdXX".

  You probably want to have an alternate way of booting before you do
this, of course...


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