grub can't find the right location for kernel at boot time

Charles Curley charlescurley at
Fri Jun 27 16:06:43 MDT 2008

On Fri, Jun 27, 2008 at 03:35:13PM -0600, Matthew Walker wrote:
> On Fri, June 27, 2008 3:31 pm, Dr. Scott S. Jones wrote:
> > I have a GRUB question > When I reboot my primary mail server machine,
> > running etch, it brings up the various kernels and if I just hit enter or
> > let it time out and roll forward, it halts.

> /boot/grub.conf is the usual spot for this.

I don't know about etch, but Ubuntu stores it in /boot/grub/menu.lst.

If those both fail, something like this should work:

find /boot -iname menu.lst

or similarly for grub.conf


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