> -----Original Message----- > From: centos-bounces at centos.org > [mailto:centos-bounces at centos.org] On Behalf Of Gordon Messmer > Sent: Thursday, July 15, 2010 13:25 > To: CentOS mailing list > Subject: Re: [CentOS] Grub booting issue > > On 07/15/2010 04:57 AM, Jason Pyeron wrote: > > > > Given I can boot the install disk and chroot in, there must be away > > around Grub while still keeping LVM installed. > > What do you mean? Do you think that LVM is causing the > problem in some way? No, but lilo does not support lvm. > > Where is the filesystem containing /boot located? /dev/sda1 (ext2/3) > > > And then hangs. It is aleged that Grub probes aroung the bios which > > chrashes on optiplex 320s > > but not supporting evidence is given. What would you like? Did you read the bugzilla ticket? >Is your BIOS up to date? Yes see other email; it is 1.1.12. Your help is appreciated. Per a response on bugzilla, I am going to confirm that fedora 13 can boot on this machine. Then I am going to try to get their version of grub to load. -Jason -- -=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=- - - - Jason Pyeron PD Inc. http://www.pdinc.us - - Principal Consultant 10 West 24th Street #100 - - +1 (443) 269-1555 x333 Baltimore, Maryland 21218 - - - -=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=- This message is copyright PD Inc, subject to license 20080407P00.