Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 451428
USB H\D grub-install fails
Last modified: 2008-09-15 06:29:57 EDT
Description of problem: usb h\d cannot work with grub-install, as it said "not
conatained in "bios" usb drive contained F9 u\g to Rawhide frmm runlevel 3
grub-install didn't work left with non-bootleable drive
(all internal ide\sata swithed off in bios, as they carry stable F9)
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Unknown can't check todaye date?
Diable internal ide\sata use external usb h\d with boot\mbr installed to it
Steps to Reproduce:
1. as above
non -bootable usb, just shows: GRUB>p
Expected results: Bootable rawhide
Additional info: If I know what logs needed, probable can put external into F9's
fstab and upload
Fedora-9-dvd rescue mode.
Does not help as above
grub-install /dev/sda(*) does not have any corresponding BIOS drive
(*) the ltter changes if I enable all internals, but uuid statys the same with
the same GRUB>p
No longer relevant, should have closed it earlier.