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Dan Nicholson dbn.lists at gmail.com
Tue Aug 22 21:21:02 PDT 2006


On 8/22/06, Colin Kemp <colin at greenballenterprises.net> wrote:
>
> When I built my LFS system, i got the GRUB error 18 message at stage
> 1.5. i looked this up and saw something about my disk was beyond the
> scope of the BIOS or something (the meaning of error 18). First, can
> i have a clarification of my problem and second, a way to fix it? my
> disk has
> - hda1 as my LFS system
> - hda2 as a Windows partition
> - hda3 as a swap
> - hda4 as unused, ext3 formatted space
>
> each partition is 60GB, excepting the swap which is about 16GB

Setup looks sane. I'm not familiar with the GRUB errors. /boot
directory is on hda1, correct? Could you show /boot/grub/menu.lst?
Let's make sure the basics are in place before exploring what's up
with your BIOS, etc.

--
Dan



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