Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 131911
Boot never happens, as GRUB crashes during boot.
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:10:48 EST
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Description of problem:
Installed FC3, test 1. Custom install, with dev. packages.
GRUB used for boot manager, since LILO not available...
Linux set as default boot... (/dev/mba6/)...
LBA in BIOS: Auto, since only Auto and Disabled are available...
When I boot the PC, it loads a bit from the harddrive, and prints
GRUB to the screen, and nothing happens...
Just, plain nothing...
I have windows on another partition which is also selected as an
option in GRUB, although not default...
Ask me if I need to give anymore info...
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Dunno - the one supplied with fc3test1
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install FC3, Test 1 w. GRUB
Actual Results: Nothing. :)
Expected Results: GRUB should have booted.
I have an AMD64 machine, and an 64 bit FC...
Just booting Knoppix which prints a LOT of I/O errors on my disk that
were never there before...
What sorts of IO errors are you seeing?
Closing due to inactivity. Please reopen if you have further information to add
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