Grub installation on XFS filesystem

Heinz Kirchmann kirchman at
Thu Oct 10 06:23:26 PDT 2002

> I solved by myself, it was a wrong grub.conf.
> However with xfs I intend SGI XFS file system (I'm using only this nice
> journaled file system for my distros).
Hmmm. I never tried any journaling filesystems, but in your original
message the grub error said something like 
  '...Filesystem type unknown, partition type 0x83...'
so I assumed it was an ext2 partition (now I googled and know that
xfs as well as reiser fs use partition type 0x83). Sorry.


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