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Reinstall GRUB2

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I re-installed Windows and it decided to plant it's fat ass on the same partition that I had /boot as.

GRUB2 is no longer on any hard drive anywhere - if you take me to some place that tells me how to get it back on the MBR (without getting it back on my hard drive), I swear to God I'll kick you in the nuts through you're monitor

Basically I try sudo grub-install /dev/sdb3 and it tells me:
Code:
grub-probe: error: cannot find a device for /boot (is /dev mounted?).
/usr/sbin/grub-probe: error: cannot find a device for /boot/grub (is /dev mounted?).
No path or device is specified.
Try `/usr/sbin/grub-probe --help' for more information.
Auto-detection of a filesystem module failed.
Please specify the module with the option `--modules' explicitly.
The new partition is all set up (as ext2) and 512Mb (just to make it to small for Winblows), and it's mounted and everything.

Any real help is appreciated.
 
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Could you post the content of the file /etc/fstab here? Because the error you posted is still talking about /boot while it is not there anymore IIRC. So I assume that some things are wrong now in fstab. I am not sure about that though, so better post the contents of that file.
 
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Don't worry, I reinstalled Linux.

Probably shoulda done something with this thread....
 
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Well, I usually don't view all threads, so I missed it. I saw it yesterday by coincidence and did not even notice it is more than a month old now. ROFL
If you ask a Linux related question that does not get any replies within a few days, just PM me for in case I missed it.