First Build - in trouble

Dan Nicholson dbn.lists at
Sat Jan 20 14:02:33 PST 2007

On 1/20/07, Slackrat <slackrat4Q at> wrote:
> I downloaded the LFS ISO
> I used the LFS ISO as host as I no longer trust the Linux Distro I
> have installed and am set to dump it as soon as I can
> Single drive Toshiba M40 Laptop with drive partitioned:
> HDA1        NTFS   Windows Bootable
> HDA2        WIN95/VFAT  Windows/Linux non Bootable storage
> HDA3        REISER  Linux Bootable
> HDA4        REISER  Linux non Bootable storage
> SWAP        NONE - was advised of potential problems on laptop
> I installed LFS into /devhda4/LINUX_FROM_SCRATCH/ after making hda4
> bootable
> No problems on the compiles and only a minor one switching from LILO
> to GRUB

Did you copy the reiserfs_stage1_5 file to /boot/grub? There's text at
the bottom of the grub page that you need to copy the appropriate
*stage1_5 files for your boot filesystem. I just copy them all.


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