How to add to grub?
bobgoodwin at wildblue.net
Thu Mar 26 16:49:03 UTC 2009
I installed F-10 on this computer but in creating grub the installer
ignored the existing F-8 on drive /dev/sda. I thought it would present
me with a grub screen for selection of the other system but it didn't
happen. I don't actually need or want F8 but if I can make it work,
since it is already there, then I should be able to replace it with F0
or even Centos. I have a genealogy program [Ftree] that seg faults with
F-10 on both computers.
I began making a modified grub but when I got down to the last section I
find that the F8 drive contains no /boot/vmlinuz - ****. It does
however contain kernel rpm files in the yum cache.
Can someone tell me how to procede? Suggestions, forget it maybe?
# NOTICE: You have a /boot partition. This means
# all kernel and initrd paths are relative to /boot/,
# kernel /vmlinuz-version ro
kernel /vmlinuz-188.8.131.52-170.2.35.fc10.i686 ro
kernel /vmlinuz-184.108.40.206-117.fc10.i686 ro
I added a line to fstab so that I can see the files on the 80g drive
[bobg at box6 ~]$ df
Filesystem 1K-blocks Used Available Use% Mounted on
235549488 3153472 230005776 2% /
/dev/sda1 194442 21258 163145 12% /boot
tmpfs 1296384 76 1296308 1% /dev/shm
74529904 19602488 51080456 28% /mnt/f8
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