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Bug#571035: [squeeze alpha1] installationsreport: grub2: machine doesn't boot


On Sun, 12 Sep 2010 23:02:31 +0100 Ben Hutchings <ben@decadent.org.uk> wrote:
> On Sun, 2010-09-12 at 22:34 +0200, Holger Wansing wrote:
> > But that leads to another problem: the system cannot find the root 
> > filesystem, /dev/hda and /dev/hda1 doesn't exist, the needed module
> > here is "ide_generic", which seems to be not in the initrd
> > (executing "modprobe ide_generic" gives no error, but ide_generic does
> > not appear in /proc/modules).
> [...]
> Which boot loader did you install?


> Did you specify the boot device as /dev/hda1 or did the installer do
> that?  The installer normally specifies the boot device by UUID, which
> avoids the problems of device naming.

I left that all to the installer, no manual action from me.



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