SATA disks and Chapter 8. Making the LFS System Bootable

Juerg Billeter j at bitron.ch
Thu Apr 28 00:25:41 PDT 2005


On Mit, 2005-04-27 at 21:18 -0700, Jeremy Utley wrote:
> Actually, the ideal way of finding out GRUB's terminology is to use the 
> grub command shell's find command...i.e.
> 
> find /boot/kernel-2.6.11.7
> 
> It will respond with the proper terminology for that particular 
> partition - of course, if you use a separate boot partition, you would 
> need to do:

While it's probably the best way available from a running system, it's
not fully reliable as well. grub - when started from the command line -
can only guess the bios device order; it's ok with most systems but may
be wrong when using multiple disk controllers in combination with some
bios.

Regards,

Jürg

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Juerg Billeter <j at bitron.ch>




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