Error Grub

Dan Nicholson dbn.lists at
Thu Jan 18 13:59:05 PST 2007

On 1/18/07, Vince Greg <projet.m2tnsid at> wrote:
> >Maybe, this is one of the times that 'partition' and 'filesystem'
> >cannot be used as synonyms.  I'm fairly sure that e2fsprogs are not
> >too bothered about the partition _type_.  What does 'fdisk -l' think
> >about the 'Id' and 'System' fields ?  If the Id isn't 83 ('Linux')
> >try changing it in fdisk.
> I have an Id=7 for my partition
> I don't understand why it was possible to install all without any problems!

Because the kernel knows how to handle this type of partition, but
GRUB does not, apparently. I have a Windows system on the same type of
partition, and I can mount that partition fine.


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