Re: efi linux booting on macbook pro fails with grub2 1.97

2009-10-26 Thread Michael Evans
I think that grub2 still uses the same hd0 == sda ; hd1 == sdb ; ... ; hd(N-1) =sd(N) scheme, but stops counting partitions within drives from 0 and instead uses the same number as otherwise (maybe they mapped 'partition 0' to the whole devices as a default argument; that would make sense to me).

Re: Grub2: Where's the grub-update executable???

2009-11-29 Thread Michael Evans
Maybe your problem is that /boot wasn't yet mounted? On Mon, Nov 23, 2009 at 7:37 PM, Tom H tomh0...@gmail.com wrote: I'm running grub version 1.97. What am I doing wrong? ___ Help-grub mailing list Help-grub@gnu.org

Re: Help-grub Digest, Vol 23, Issue 5

2009-12-18 Thread Michael Evans
On Fri, Dec 18, 2009 at 10:40 AM, ya...@teksavvy.com wrote: Hi Bill, Each Linux install partitions has /boot and /boot/grub of their own. I do not have a separate boot partition. I had replaced root commands in all my boot stanzas with uuid lines because with disks added/removed root

Re: error: no such disk

2009-12-25 Thread Michael Evans
On Fri, Dec 25, 2009 at 9:51 AM, Nick Martin njmarti...@gmail.com wrote: Changing the lines you mentioned didn't help. I think those lines were correct as that section refers to directories on my root partition (/dev/sdb4 - hd1,4). Doing another grub-install with a live cd didn't give any

Re: grub-setup: error: no mapping exists for ... in GRUB2 v1.97.1 on fake (IMSM) RAID

2009-12-28 Thread Michael Evans
, Tibor --- On *Sun, 12/27/09, Michael Evans mjevans1...@gmail.com* wrote: From: Michael Evans mjevans1...@gmail.com Subject: Re: grub-setup: error: no mapping exists for ... in GRUB2 v1.97.1 on fake (IMSM) RAID To: Lapohos Tibor tibor.lapo...@rogers.com Cc: help-grub@gnu.org Date: Sunday

Re: creating bootable image with a script

2010-01-28 Thread Michael Evans
On Wed, Jan 27, 2010 at 3:16 AM, Kevin Hunter hunt...@earlham.edu wrote: At 11:43pm -0500 Tue, 26 Jan 2010, Michael Evans wrote: On Tue, Jan 26, 2010 at 2:36 PM, Kevin Hunter wrote: Goal 1: create a bootable disk image with a GPT partition label. Goal 1 is what is giving me trouble. http

Re: Booting on VT6306 (VIA Fire II)

2010-01-29 Thread Michael Evans
On Fri, Jan 29, 2010 at 12:30 AM, Kevin Roettger fly...@mac.com wrote: Hello, I am trying to boot a FreeBSD system attached to a VIA Fire II (VT6306) PCI card. The external drive has an Oxford 911 bridge. My mainboard is an A7V8X-X which does not support Firewire nor USB HDD boot (USB FDD

Re: Booting on VT6306 (VIA Fire II)

2010-01-29 Thread Michael Evans
On Fri, Jan 29, 2010 at 3:09 AM, Kevin Roettger fly...@mac.com wrote: ___ Help-grub mailing list Help-grub@gnu.org http://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/help-grub Grub has to be loaded before it can be effective; even then grub uses the bios calls

Re: bootrecord on extended partitiion

2010-02-26 Thread Michael Evans
On Fri, Feb 26, 2010 at 7:21 PM, Arand Nash ienor...@gmail.com wrote: I've been using grub-legacy to boot grub via the bootrecord of an extended partition, since having a multiboot setup where all other primary partitions, including the mbr, are dedicated otherwise and I need the bootrecord of

Re: grub-mkimage error on mac mini

2010-03-21 Thread Michael Evans
On Sun, Mar 21, 2010 at 9:42 AM, Николай Широковский nshyrokovs...@gmail.com wrote: Hello. I've builded grub-1.97.2 on mac mini. Just ./configure and make. The last has errors on install stage - install-sh had 644 permissions, so i change to 755 and make seems to complete his job after it.

Re: grub-mkimage error on mac mini

2010-03-22 Thread Michael Evans
On Mon, Mar 22, 2010 at 1:41 AM, Николай Широковский nshyrokovs...@gmail.com wrote: On Sun, Mar 21, 2010 at 10:37 PM, Michael Evans mjevans1...@gmail.com wrote: On Sun, Mar 21, 2010 at 9:42 AM, Николай Широковский nshyrokovs...@gmail.com wrote: Hello. I've builded grub-1.97.2 on mac

Re: booting from a raid1

2010-10-08 Thread Michael Evans
On Fri, Oct 8, 2010 at 9:34 AM, lee l...@yun.yagibdah.de wrote: On Fri, Oct 08, 2010 at 10:30:23AM -0500, Chris Weber wrote: Now I can boot from /dev/sdd, but the kernel panics because it can't mount the root filesystem (/dev/md0p2). Entries in /etc/fstab on md0p2 are correct. I take it the