grub setup Error 22

Matt Darcy lfs-list at projecthugo.co.uk
Thu Feb 23 08:02:52 PST 2006


Subhash Chandra wrote:
> AFAIK, grub is okay with H/W raid. I use raid 0 h/W raid.  how ever
> you need inbuilt raid drivers in kernel to actually use linux.
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> On 2/23/06, Titus Dingjan <tdingjan at oddisee.nl> wrote:
>> Matt Darcy wrote:
>>> /boot cannot reside on raid 0 5 or 6 paritions.
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>> It's a hardware raid5 on a compaq smart array 641 does that make it any different?
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No,

as grub won't be able to install to a boot sector of a "virtual" disk

it needs a physical device. Grub won't have loaded any drivers to make 
the raid array visable at boot time

you need a single disk really.

Matt




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