Grub Not Running When 3 Partitions (Breezy)
kentborg at borg.org
Tue Mar 14 15:34:16 UTC 2006
On Tue, Mar 14, 2006 at 12:26:10AM +0000, Tristan Wibberley wrote:
> You may have a BIOS that attempts to ensure you have either DOS or
> Windows installed. Assuming this disk has an MS-DOS partition table, you
> need to mark exactly one of them active so the BIOS thinks you've got
> DOS or Windows installed on it.
That seems to be it; I used fdisk to mark /dev/sda1 as "bootable" and
it boots! (Heck, it was rather recently that I concluded "bootable"
didn't mean anything.)
Next question: How do I get my ks.cfg to convince Kickstart to set
this bit? (Or do I have to figure out how to do it in my postinstall
Thanks to all!
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