LFS-6.3 can't boot

Adam Roach amrclutch1 at sbcglobal.net
Thu Sep 25 17:50:00 PDT 2008


Scott Castaline wrote:
> Completed the build using Virtualbox virtual machine. On the first boot 
> I get the following:
>
> 	Booting 'LFS 6.3
>
> root (hd0,0)
>   Filesystem type is ext2fs, partition type 0x83
> kernel /boot/lfskernel-2.6.22.5 root=/dev/hda3
>
> Error 15: File not found
>
> Press any key to continue...
>
>
> menu.lst is as follows:
>
> title LFS 6.3
> root (hd0,0)
> kernel /boot/lfskernel-2.6.22.5 root=/dev/hda3
>
>
> my partitions are:
>
> /dev/hda1 = /boot
> /dev/hda2 = swap
> /dev/hda3 = /
>
> stage 1, 1_5, 2 are installed in /boot/grub
> lfskernel-2.6.22.5, System.map-2.6.22.5, & config-2.6.22.5 are installed 
> in /boot.
>
> I had this before and tried reinstalling grub and the kernel with no 
> luck, so I started from scratch again thinking that I missed a step, but 
> I'm sure that none were missed.
>   
If hda1 is your boot partition, make sure that change the kernel line to 
"kernel /lfskernel-2.6.22.5 root=/dev/hda3". /boot would refer to your 
boot partition after it was mounted on /boot from your hda3 partition.





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