Bug 154864 - boot installed system with rescue system
boot installed system with rescue system
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Anaconda Maintenance Team
Mike McLean
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Reported: 2005-04-14 12:21 EDT by Martin Welss
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-04-14 17:26:17 EDT
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Description Martin Welss 2005-04-14 12:21:20 EDT
Description of problem:
it would be nice to boot with function keys or the rescue system an already
installed  system in case of damaged mbr/grub config, when booting from fedora cd

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1. mbr/grub-config is damaged
2. boot from fedora cd/dvd
3. use funtion keys or rescue system to boot installed system on e.g. /dev/hda5
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Comment 1 Jeremy Katz 2005-04-14 17:26:17 EDT
The kernels aren't the same, so a lot of things won't work.  rescue mode will
let you chroot into your installed system to fix things up.

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