Making LFS bootable from hdc

Dan McGhee farmerdan at
Tue Apr 5 03:32:23 PDT 2005

Inaki de la Fuente wrote:

>I've been following LFS 6.0 and I've arrived at the make bootable point.
>My host system is Suse9.1 (on /dev/hda1) and my LFS is on /dev/hdc1
>That's because later this LFS would go on another machine on /dev/hda1 
>but first I want to boot it at least one time on /dev/hdc1
>My question is how should I configure grub? 
>I've proved
>root (hd1,0)
>seup (hd1)
>And everything seems to be correct but when I boot machine it boots suse9.1
>so I suppose that I'm doing something bad, anyone can help me??
You've indicated that your LFS partition is /dev/hdc1 and your root 
command is (hd1,0). This translates, I believe, to /dev/hdb1. At any 
rate to you have an appropriate entry for LFS in /boot/grub/menu.lst in 
the Suse9.1 partition?


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