[LinuxBIOS] trying to boot Gigabyte M575SLI

Peter Stuge stuge-linuxbios at cdy.org
Tue Jun 5 11:46:23 CEST 2007


On Tue, Jun 05, 2007 at 08:29:54AM +0200, Andreas B. Mundt wrote:
> I use the grub menu to boot. Find below my filo Config and grub
> menu.lst.

Oh, ok. I don't know much details about grub and how FILO deals with

> Where do I have to specify the drive? Both, /vmlinuz and
> /initrd.img are symlinks, could this cause the problem?

That's quite possible. I don't know if the FILO ext2 driver tries to
resolve symlinks.

> Both are fetched from sda5 when booted, the root filesystem itself
> is on sda2 ("linux notation").

And even if it does, symlinks across partitions are not likely to be

Try specifying hde5:.. paths for both the kernel and initrd directly
to FILO, bypassing the menu.lst file, or possibly doing so within the
menu.lst file.


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