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Bug#116413: Alpha: Wrong partition No. for aboot

Jan-Benedict Glaw <jbglaw@lug-owl.de> writes:

> After installing my videocard-less system (with more or less
> PITA) I had difficulties to boot it. I've added an extra
> partition for /boot (as I normally do for all other architectures
> I am workin on as well), but this wasn't recognized by
> dbootstrap. dbootstrap set my root partition's partition
> number as the partition ID where to search /boot/vmlinuz-2.2.19-generic
> in. Wrong.

What exactly is the boot loader you are using?  IIRC, Alpha has

Are you sure a separate /boot partition is supported by the boot-loader?

...Adam Di Carlo..<adam@onshore-devel.com>...<URL:http://www.onshored.com/>

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