LFS 6.1.1: chroot need to exited prior to running grub?

Chris Staub chris at beaker67.com
Mon May 1 12:43:36 PDT 2006

Angel Tsankov wrote:
> Section 8.4. "Making the LFS System Bootable" says to start the grub 
> shell and issue a command like "root (hd0,3)." The root command, 
> however, cannot mount the partition since we have not yet exited the 
> chroot environment and grub cannot find any hard drives. Is this right, 
> or am I missing smth?

You probably didn't start udev. Run /sbin/udevstart and you should have 
your hard drive devices in /dev.

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