Booting problems

Andrew Benton b3nton at gmail.com
Fri Feb 12 09:47:13 PST 2010


On 12/02/10 17:07, brown wrap wrote:
> I finshed compiling everything but can't boot. Here's my problem.
> I have two internal disks and one external:
>
> /dev/sda
> /dev/sdb
> /dev/sdc
>
> In reading the book, it said to set aside a partition for LFS. I did, it was the 2nd partition
 > of sdc, sdc2
>
> So as one of my last steps I set up grub, but it was installed on sdc2.
> I then realized it was the new grub, or grub2. I tried to modify my existing grub, the old grub,
 > to add a new entry. I was able to select the new entry, but not boot.
>

So what was the error? Was this second entry to try to boot grub2 on sdc2? Did grub2 load or did it
quit with an error? Did grub2 fail to boot the kernel?

Andy



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