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Colin Kemp colin at greenballenterprises.net
Wed Aug 23 07:32:09 PDT 2006


thanks for the help, but I got bored with it and started over.... i  
hadn't followed the book that much towards the end, and i have wanted  
to try out ALFS.
On Aug 23, 2006, at 12:21 AM, Dan Nicholson wrote:

> 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.
>
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Colin Kemp
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