[Wolves] Breaking grub and my attempts to repair it

Adam Sweet adamsweet at gmail.com
Wed Dec 19 15:43:50 UTC 2018

On 18/12/2018 16:44, aelo13 via Wolves wrote:

<snipping painful story...>

> Now need to work out how to successfully edit grub config without
> breaking it this time. [At least I now know how to repair it if I do -
> I think initially repair with liveCD failed as I thought I had accessed
> system with "chroot" but may have still been in the liveCD filesystem].

Ouch. At least you're running again. I haven't had to play this game in
about 15 years, but yes, once booted into a live CD, remember to mount
your real filesystems and chroot into them before installing grub.

I realise this is for Ubuntu, but something like the following:


No doubt you followed some guides more specific to Fedora.

Well done for recovering, that's a pretty tough situation to be in.


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