Bug 216533 - GRUB fails to boot after FC5 to FC6 upgrade (RAID 0 SATA config)
Summary: GRUB fails to boot after FC5 to FC6 upgrade (RAID 0 SATA config)
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: grub
Version: 6
Hardware: i586
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Peter Jones
QA Contact:
Whiteboard: bzcl34nup
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2006-11-20 22:58 UTC by Ghassan Tchelepi
Modified: 2008-05-06 16:53 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2008-05-06 16:53:05 UTC
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Description Ghassan Tchelepi 2006-11-20 22:58:54 UTC
Description of problem:
I used the FC6 CD to upgrade my FC5  install (FC5 install is a RAID 0 on SATA
drives). The upgrade was successful, after reboot GRUB fails (hangs while
continue to dump the word GRUB GRUB GRUB......forever )I used the rescue CD and
did a reinstall of GRUB but problem remains 

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:
boot after FC6 upgrade from FC5 (RAID 0 config using SATA drives)

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Upgrade from FC5 to FC5
2.  reboot
3.  GRUB hangs (keep dumping GRUB GRUB .......forever)
Actual results:

Expected results:
FC6 running 

Additional info:

Comment 1 Bug Zapper 2008-04-04 04:49:22 UTC
Fedora apologizes that these issues have not been resolved yet. We're
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Comment 2 Bug Zapper 2008-05-06 16:53:03 UTC
This bug is open for a Fedora version that is no longer maintained and
will not be fixed by Fedora. Therefore we are closing this bug.

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