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Error loading Grub

Postby lfelipe on Mon Apr 21, 2008 10:14 pm

Hi all!

I have installed Mint 4.0 a couple weeks ago, and since the first time I reseted my notebook, I receive a message like this from Grub:

"Grub loading stage 1.5.
Grub loading, please wait...
graphics file "etc/grub/message.mint" missing, press a key to continue..."

How can I fix it?

Thanks!!
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Re: Error loading Grub

Postby Fred on Mon Apr 21, 2008 10:46 pm

lfelipe,

Are you running the Gnome version or the KDE version?

Also, are you using a separate /boot partition?

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Re: Error loading Grub

Postby atlef on Tue Apr 22, 2008 8:41 am

Alt+F2 - write gksudo gedit /boot/grub/menu.lst - enter your password and in the file that appears comment out gfxmenu=/etc/grub/message.mint by entering ## in front of it. Save and exit. Reboot to see if it worked, which it should.
If this is kde use kate instead of gedit or in the xfce version replace gedit with mousepad.

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