Problem in making the LFS system bootable

thorsten fly_a320 at gmx.de
Sun Jan 9 04:03:42 PST 2005


Hello,

> Hi,
> I have finished compiling lfs5.1.1 kernel. All went well. But in the section 
> on making the system bootable, I am facing trouble. I am able to run the 
> "grub" shell. But running the following commands gave the following output:
> 
> grub> root (hd0,8)
> Filesystem type unknown, partition type 0xb
on which partition is your Mandrake, with which file system?
where is your LFS system, with which file system?
what do you get with   ls /boot/grub ?

Thorsten
> 
> grub> setup (hd0,8)
> Error 17 : Cannot mount selected partition
> 
> My host distribution is Mandrake9.2 and my current bootloader is lilo
> 
> Please help....
> 
> TIA
> Sudheer.
> 



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