[CentOS] centos 4 installed on P4 won't boot on P3
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Thu Sep 29 11:52:57 UTC 2005
>>> The DC guys tried grub-install in rescue mode but still the same.
>> did they check the drive lables ?
is there another drive in the machine that has the same parition label?
>> is /boot/grub/grub.conf configured to point at reality ? or is it
>> looking at non-existant stuff ...
> not quite sure what you mean on both those questions, grub.conf and
> fstab are correct, it was a standard install which worked fine on the P4
> but not at all on the P3.
moving the drive from /dev/sda to /dev/sdb can also cause the bootloader
to not find the kernel / initrd and bomb out at that stage. so make sure
the bootloader is installed on the right place, and knows where to find
the /boot information.
Karanbir Singh : http://www.karan.org/ : 2522219 at icq
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