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I just instaled ubuntu 10.04 to my old computer that has windows xp sp3 and a new hardrive.at the end it said it need to reboot and when it did i got this. error: out of disc grub rescue> How do i fix this?When i partitioned the drive i gave it 79gigs.I set all the settings as told.Any ideas?Im a first time linux user and if told to type code please type it exactly as it should be typed as i dont know how to type that stuff much.

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This can happen when GRUB finds no usable config file. Try restoring GRUB using the Live CD.

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