grub missing kernel...

Ken Moffat ken at kenmoffat.uklinux.net
Wed Mar 24 13:39:01 PST 2004


On Wed, 24 Mar 2004, twbms wrote:

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> hello,
>
> While i whas busy with a kernel upgrade from 2.4 to 2.6.4 everything
> went smooth untill the point grub has to locate the file and load the
> kernel.
>
> I tried a few things, i even tossed away my kernel dir ( 2.6.4 one ) and
> rebuild it using the hint in the LFS site.
> url:
> http://linuxfromscratch.rave.org/hints/downloads/files/kernel-2_6-migration.txt
>
> everything went ok in there, even updated the procps cause the version
> whas little behind.
>
> But for some wierd reason grub doesn't want to find the d*mn kernel..
>
> any one got ideas ?
>
> i using LFS 5.1 pre 1 , partition is ext2
>
> my grub file:
>
> #gin /boot/grub/menu.lst
>
> # By default boot the first menu entry.
> default 1
>
> # Allow 30 seconds before booting the default.
> timeout 30
>
> # Use prettier colors.
> color blue/green light-green/black
>
> # The first entry is for LFS.
> title LFS 5.1
> root (hd0,4)
> kernel --no-mem-option (hd0,4)/boot/lfskernel
>
> title Windows 2000 Pro
> rootnoverify (hd0,0)
> chainloader +1
>
> title Linux LFS 2.6.4 kernel
> root(hd0,4)
> kernel (hd0,4)/boot/kernel
>
> twbms
> ps: if you need any more info just ask

 Silly question first: did you cp the bzImage to /boot/kernel after
you'd built it ?  For more info, maybe `ls -l /boot' would be useful.

Ken
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