> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Gerald Waugh" <gwaugh (at mark) frontstreetnetworks.com>
> To: <coba-e (at mark) bluequartz.org>
> Sent: Thursday, February 26, 2009 7:54 AM
> Subject: [coba-e:15141] Re: Need help with boot sector and kernel
>> Tushar Patel wrote;
>>> Some body hit electric poll this morning and we lost power to our
>>> Now the system does not boot.
>>> Back ground
>>> Every time we start the system it will display few things on the console
>>> port and we had to select something to boot the system. If we did not
>>> select anything it will not boot.
>>> Well some how console port was not connected properly and I just repower
>>> thing again and now nothing come under the console.
>>> Now only message I get is "boot to os"
>>> So I have started the rescue CD, I have the networking enabled.
>>> Reading on the net it appears I have to reinstall boot sector and
>>> kernel. Problem is I don't know how to do it.
>>> it is running bluequartz + 4.7.
>>> server is MSI p1-103A2M
>>> Can somebody please help.
>> First try and swap the drives, forcing the server to boot off the other
>> You can do that in the BIOS boot menu on most servers.
>> Or you can swap the cables on the MB
----- Original Message -----
>I just tried that, no go.
> I booted the Bluequartzz + Nuonce in the resuce mode and have done chroot
> I don't know how to make the boot sector and make kernel work again.
> Can soembody please help?
If you are using lilo, then from the rescue CD, after you chroot, try this
lilo -v -v
Then try booting again.
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