Here is my problem: After deleting the partition containing "Linux-Mint 10" and restarting my laptop, I enter the grub rescue screen. After looking around, none of the resolutions fit my problem.
For starters, I cannot load any CD regardless of boot order in the BIOS and all partitions come up as unknown file systems. I don't know if it's relevant, but my partitions come up as
Again, booting is not an option and all partitions come up as unknown filesystems.