grub2: error: fiel not found

Mike McCarty Mike.McCarty at
Thu Mar 25 13:00:39 PDT 2010

Bruce Dubbs wrote:
> Ken Moffat wrote:
>> Took me a few minutes to realise what was the main error:
>> grub rescue> set
>> prefix=(hd0,15)/boot/grub
>> root=hd0,15
>> After a few more failed attempts to insmod anything,
>> I realised that the added '/boot' was the problem.  Fixed
>> that with
>> set prefix=(hd0,15)/grub
>> insmod normal
>> normal
> That isn't how it is supposed to work.  You should be using
>    set root=(hd0,15)


> If /dev/sda15 is your /boot partition, it should then find the grub 
> modules in grub/.

A nit, but nits are important in this context, shouldn't that be
/dev/sda16 ? Or did I miss something?

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