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Grub loading error

Postby rgentry on Sat Apr 12, 2008 12:14 am

Hey, I've been having some problems with Grub. When I boot into the mint partition it says Grub loading 1.5 and below that Grub loading...
It never gets beyond that and I have to hard reset. I'm not really sure what the problem is, I've been able to use Mint 3.0 and Ubuntu 7.10 without a problem using the standard installation methods. This happens with both Gnome and KDE edition of Mint 4.0. Is there anything I can do? Hardware is intel core 2 duo macbook.
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Re: Grub loading error

Postby Husse on Sat Apr 12, 2008 7:40 am

macbook

That's the reason. Macbook can't use gfxgrub which is used in Daryna. I have suggested we skip it in the future due to this problem.
The solution is to install a normal grub - look here
viewtopic.php?f=46&t=9044&hilit=gfxgrub+macbook
The link in my answer gives an in depth explanation - and it's not hard to do, just an annoynance for macbook users. Note that dual boot with mac gives extra problems
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