[Date Prev][Date Next] [Thread Prev][Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index]

Bug#243011: Some additional info that may or may not help



Andrew Pollock wrote:
> Just looked at the menu.lst attached to 
> Message-Id: <200404181845.43453.aragorn@tiscali.nl>
> for this bug, and assuming those GRUB entries were created by os-prober, the
> non-Linux ones should really be using rootnoverify instead of root, as root
> tries to figure out what the filesystem is, and I don't believe it can grok
> NTFS, so it spits out some error messages (but I believe still works).

I don't know if that's safe, the grub docs say that the root command
lets grub get the partition size so it can pass a "partition descriptor"
that's used by some chain-loaded boot loaders.

-- 
see shy jo

Attachment: signature.asc
Description: Digital signature


Reply to: