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Re: How to recover Fedora Core 5?



Leo <sdl.web <at> gmail.com> writes:

> 
> On Thu, 28/09/06 04:31 +0100, Vinicius wrote:
> 
> > Hello,
> >
> > I have installed a Windows XP on another partition than my FC5.
> > The system boot
> > on Windows. I'm unable to do a dual-boot FC5 and XP.
> > The steps followed are below:
> >
> > 1. Boot from DVD, then on the prompt: linux rescue;
> > 2. from the rescue mode prompt: chroot /mnt/sysimage;
> > 3. then: /sbin/grub-install /dev/hda.
> >
> > So, occurs an error about stage1 incomplete or something like that.
> >
> > Any ideas, please?
> >
> >
> > TIA,
> > Vinicius.
> 
> Could you list your partitions?
> 
>  1. fdisk /dev/hda
>  2. 'p' to print partition table
>  3. 'q' to exit fdisk
> 
> Attach the output in step 2 to the list. People might be able to help.
> 


Hello,

# fdisk -l
omitting empty partition (5)

Disk /dev/hda: 40.0 GB, 40020664320 bytes
255 heads, 63 sectors/track, 4865 cylinders
Units = cylinders of 16065 * 512 = 8225280 bytes

   Device Boot      Start         End      Blocks   Id  System
/dev/hda1   *           1         688     5526328+   7  HPFS/NTFS
/dev/hda2             689        2295    12908227+   7  HPFS/NTFS
/dev/hda3            2296        4865    20643525    f  W95 Ext'd (LBA)
/dev/hda4            4592        4865     2200873+   b  W95 FAT32
/dev/hda5            2296        2308      104359+  83  Linux
/dev/hda6            2309        4591    18338166   8e  Linux LVM


TIA,
Vinicius.


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