GRUB Read Error

shelton shelton at
Sun Apr 11 13:12:58 PDT 2004

Mark Willis wrote:
> Hi,
> I have spent many days building LFS 5.0 and fallen at
> the final hurdle. When I boot the system I get GRUB
> Read Error. I've rebuilt Grub in case the stage files
> were corrupt but the file sizes are the same each
> time. I have now created a Grub boot disk on a floppy
> and that enables me to boot into my LFS system, so
> Grub has to have built OK. My HDD is a 20G HDD with 4
> partitions. LFS is on hda4. BIOS is Phoenix 4.0
> release 6.
> The grub commands I have used are;
> root (hd0,3)
> setup (hd0)
> I have tried grub-install as well but every time, I
> get the GRUB Read Error.
> Can anyone help me from having to use a floppy all the
> time?
> Thanks,
> Mark
was there an error number reported also?

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