[SATLUG] RE: What did I do Wrong?

Glenn Boswell gboswellsac at yahoo.com
Wed Nov 7 16:04:43 CST 2012


> This was awesome Bruce ... Centos had a problem  root= needed to be root=/dev/sda2  but Fedora 17 and Ubuntu came up perfect .... here is the final boot.cfg ... I would have never gotten with out your help, or should I say your grub.cfg......
>
>
> ### grub.cfg
> set default=0
> set timeout=15
>
> insmod ext2
> insmod vga
> insmod part_msdos
>
> set menu_color_normal=white/black
> set menu_color_highlight=black/light-gray
>
> menuentry 'Ubuntu' {
> linux  (hd0,7)/boot/vmlinuz-3.5.0-17-generic root=/dev/sda7 ro
> initrd (hd0,7)/boot/initrd.img-3.5.0-17-generic
> }
>
> menuentry 'Centos' {
> linux  (hd0,1)/vmlinuz-2.6.32-279.9.1.el6.x86_64 ro root=/dev/sda2 ro
> initrd (hd0,1)/initramfs-2.6.32-279.9.1.el6.x86_64.img
> }
>
> menuentry 'Fedora' {
> linux    (hd0,5)/boot/vmlinuz-3.6.1-1.fc17.x86_64 root=/dev/sda5 ro  \
>    rd.md=0 rd.lvm=0 rd.dm=0 rd.luks=0
> initrd (hd0,5)/boot/initramfs-3.6.1-1.fc17.x86_64.img
> }
>
>
> All three are booting great and I'm having some fun with all three....

Glad it worked.  Make sure to make a backup because other distros may 
overwrite it.  In fact, they may change the location where grub looks 
for the config file.  I can show you how to fix that if it's needed.

 
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