Re: Booting with grub on usb-flash-pen
Morten Christensen <mc-grml <at> mc.cx>
2007-07-01 18:46:02 GMT
Michael Prokop skrev den 01-07-2007 18:16:
> * Morten Christensen <mc-grml <at> mc.cx> [20070701 18:08]:
>> I have installed grml-small 0.40 on an usb flash-pen with grml2hd.
>> When I try to boot it grub answers
>> root (hd1,0)
>> Filesystem unknown, partition type 0x7
>> Error 17: Cannot mount selected partition
>> Can any of you help me with, how to identify the flash-pen in grub? I
>> expect to make several lines in the grub/menu, and choose between them
>> depending on, if the PC already has a sata-harddisk or a pata-harddisk.
> Partition type 0x7 is HPFS/NTFS, looks like you are trying to access
> the wrong boot device. :)
> Try 'root (hd0,0)' instead - does this what you expect it to?
Yes, that did the trick. Now with (hd0,0) it boots on sdb1, where
(hd1,0) tries to boot on sda1 - the sata-harddisk.
Maybee (hd0, ) is just the first disk in the boot-sequence.
Next question to someone : can I get this grub to boot from an iso-file
like grml1.0 or even Knoppix or BartPE on the flash-pen ?