GRUB loading error unknown filesystem[SOLVED]

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GRUB loading error unknown filesystem[SOLVED]

Postby iferdjani on Tue Mar 30, 2010 7:09 am

help! i have lxde on my toshiba, and it was working fine, but after i changed which swap partition to use and deleted my ubuntu partition from linux mint, and rebooted, now i get a black screen with:

GRUB Loading
error: unknown filesystem
grub rescue>

and i can type stuff. help!

nevermind got it to work! had to do with the partitions changing order and grub2 not keeping up with that lol. anyway yeah solved... :roll:
quadruple boot : WIndows 7, OS X Snow Leopard, Ubuntu 9.10 netbook remix, LInux Mint 8 LXDE RC1 !! why? because I can..
(honestly, my fav is the LXDE one) :)
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Re: GRUB loading error unknown filesystem[SOLVED]

Postby Aging Technogeek on Tue Mar 30, 2010 9:06 am

In Grub 2, any time you change anything on the hard drive, open a terminal and run "sudo update-grub" to allow Grub to adjust to the changes.
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Re: GRUB loading error unknown filesystem[SOLVED]

Postby iferdjani on Tue Mar 30, 2010 10:22 am

ok got it thanks! i wonder why it's not automatic... but yeah now got another problem (next thread over...)
quadruple boot : WIndows 7, OS X Snow Leopard, Ubuntu 9.10 netbook remix, LInux Mint 8 LXDE RC1 !! why? because I can..
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