Re: [linux-dell-laptops] Re: Grub.cfg Dell Inspiron 1100
- hdc? That's usually the cdrom drive. It should probably be hda2 or hda3.
On Sat, 2004-01-31 at 08:17, snakeeyes1100 wrote:
> Wow, Damien thanks for all the help!
> I dont know if I know all of the infor you want.. but here it goes. Oh
> also I can't boot into linux. All I can do at the grub gui is 'e' edit
> my command for that particullar os.
> hdc2 /boot
> hdc3 /
> I believe it is.... vmlinuz-2.4.20
> I know this line is correct
> initrd /initrd-2.4.20-0.img
> --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, Damien Solley
> <dsolley@s...> wrote:
> > snakeeyes1100 wrote:
> > > HI all,
> > >
> > > Well I got the kernel 2.6.1 compiled. But when I went to modify the
> > > grub.cfg for this kernel I messed something up.
> > >
> > > I was wondering if someone who is running RH9 with either kernel (2.4)
> > > or (2.6.1) would post thier grub.cfg so I can maybe try to get this
> > > thing to boot int linux again =(
> > >
> > > Sheesh all this for a ethernet driver lol.. god i love being a noob
> > >
> > > Thanks
> > If you tell us
> > * your partition layout (what partition is / on, eg hdc3, is /boot on a
> > separate partition?) and
> > * your kernel image names (/boot/vmlinuz-2.XXXXX and /boot/initrd.XXXX)
> > Then I'll make a grub.conf file for you and send it over.
> > Regards
> > Damien
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- Douglas S. Oliver wrote:
> hdc? That's usually the cdrom drive. It should probably be hda2 or hda3.Not in the 1100. The HDD is set up as secondary master, with the CD set
> hda2 /boot
> hda3 /
up at primary master. I'm not sure why Dell went with this, but it
doesn't have any performance disadvantages.
- I was gonna ask why ;) lol...
>From: Damien Solley <dsolley@...>_________________________________________________________________
>Subject: Re: [linux-dell-laptops] Re: Grub.cfg Dell Inspiron 1100
>Date: Tue, 03 Feb 2004 09:43:23 +1100
>Douglas S. Oliver wrote:
> > hdc? That's usually the cdrom drive. It should probably be hda2 or hda3.
> > hda2 /boot
> > hda3 /
> > --d
>Not in the 1100. The HDD is set up as secondary master, with the CD set
>up at primary master. I'm not sure why Dell went with this, but it
>doesn't have any performance disadvantages.
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