grub

David Jensen djensen at inebraska.com
Sat Jun 19 09:46:01 PDT 2004


Kevin P. Fleming wrote:
> The "make check" failure does not mean that GRUB loading files off of a 
> UFS2 filesystem won't work. The failure means that the UFS2 stage1.5 
> file is too large to be put at the beginning of a UFS2 filesystem (in 
> the hidden area), so if you tried to _install_ GRUB onto a system using 
> UFS2 as the filesystem on the partition you choose to install onto, you 
> risk damaging the filesystem.

thanks,  one of those things i never had occasion to explore,  book 
should be so noted, don't do that.

-- David Jensen



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