[olug] GRUB Eror 18 -- Hangs

Bill Eberly imjustabill at gmail.com
Sun Apr 22 07:04:42 UTC 2007

I'm guessing its on an older computer? Older BIOSes can only access up to a
certain block on the HD during boot. Easiest solution is to reinstall, and
repartition with /boot at the first 128 megs of the drive, then the
remainder of the space for / and any other partitions.

On 4/22/07, Joe Gulizia <jrguliz at yahoo.com> wrote:
> Currently using KNOPPIX because my install of Feisty
> onto second drive wiped out the GRUB I had previously.
> Now getting "GRUB Error 18" (Drive too large).  I
> used the "entire disk" option, Googling for a fix
> confused the heck out of me.
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