moving one drive to another...

Gabriel Gunderson gabe at
Sat Jun 23 15:44:48 MDT 2007

On Sat, 2007-06-23 at 13:09 -0600, Michael Torrie wrote:
> The last part is kind of tricky. I usually boot on knoppix and chroot
> into my new hard drive install (be sure to mount proc and sys).  An
> alternative is to create a boot floppy or CD, and then use that to
> boot your new hard drive as the root partition.  Then once it's up,
> run grub-install.

Couldn't you just go "grub-install /dev/hdX" where X was the new drive?


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