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The "classic" system...
- Puppy Linux 5.2.8 (Lucid) based on Ubuntu 10.04 (Lucid Lynx)
- GRUB 2 boot loader
GRUB 2 puts a number of
*.mod files (kernel modules) in
/boot/grub. Deleting these files (thinking they were misplaced sound files) resulted in failure on reboot and the prompt
How to recover in this situation?