||Boot from USB flash drive
Recently I had to flash an Intel mainboard on a PC with linux installed. The simplest methold would be to create an CD with the iso provided by Intel I thougt. But that didn't work, the CD refused to boot (I wasn't really surprised).
Grub and Serial Console
Grub and RAID 1
To install your bootloader on both parts of a software RAID 1 the following steps have to be performed (after every kernelupdate). Our RAID consists of 2 SATA drives (sda1 and sdb1):
example /etc/lilo.conf for a system with sofware-raid and LVM
||Restore Windows Bootloader, Remove Grub
If you installed a dual-boot system with Linux and Windows 7, grub is usually the boot manager to handle things. But what if you want to remove Linux? Windows 7 should then obviously boot on it's own, without grub.