Boot-Repair

Registered 2011-06-04 by YannUbuntu

Simple tool to repair frequent boot problems.

- Repair the boot when an OS does not boot any more (eg. after installing Windows)
- Repair the boot when access to GRUB and any OS is lost (eg. "GRUB rescue" error)
- Allow to reinstall GRUB bootloader easily
- Allow to generate a generic MBR compatible with Windows XP/Vista/Seven/Windows8
- Allow to restore the original bootsector (MBR) if it has been saved by Clean-Ubiquity ( https://launchpad.net/clean-ubiquity )

Boot-Repair can repair access to : Windows XP, Vista, Seven, Windows8, Debian, Ubuntu, Mint, Fedora, OpenSuse, and other systems compatible with GRUB and Syslinux.
Boot-Repair can be installed & used from any type of session (normal session, or live-CD, or live-USB) of Debian, Ubuntu, Mint and derivatives.

Inclusion request in Ubuntu's rep: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/grub2/+bug/806291
Debian ITP: http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=636977
GIT for packaging: https://github.com/yannmrn/boot-repair
Packages: https://mentors.debian.net/package/boot-repair

Project information

Maintainer:
YannUbuntu
Driver:
YannUbuntu
Development focus:

trunk series 

lp:boot-repair 
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Programming Languages:
bash
Licences:
GNU GPL v3
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Boot-Repair trunk series is the current focus of development

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Latest version is kyo
released on 2012-10-08

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