grub can't find the right location for kernel at boot time

Stuart Jansen sjansen at buscaluz.org
Sat Jun 28 22:59:25 MDT 2008


On Sat, 2008-06-28 at 22:49 -0600, info wrote:
> Byron Clark wrote:
> > On Sat, Jun 28, 2008 at 12:24:50PM -0600, Dr. Scott S. Jones wrote:
> >   
> >> ## default grub root device
> >> ## e.g. groot=(hd0,0)
> >> # groot=(hd2,0)
> >>     
> >
> > You'll want to change this line to read:
> > # groot=(hd0,0)
> >
> > Then run update-grub.
> >
> >   
> I think you need to remove the # from the line so that update-grub 
> recognizes it as a command that it needs to process.
> 
> groot=(hd0,0)

No, update-grub is a custom Debian tool independent of grub. It is
"overloading" the config file with its own settings hidden from grub as
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