GRUB: Filesystem type unknown (ufs2)

Pieter de Goeje pieter at
Fri Nov 14 01:10:15 PST 2008

On Thursday 13 November 2008, Unga wrote:
> --- On Thu, 11/13/08, Pieter de Goeje <pieter at> wrote:
> > I've used GRUB in the past to boot FreeBSD. The GRUB
> > boot directory was
> > located on the FreeBSD root partition, so it can work. I
> > did use the port
> > though.
> Now the issue is the root partition itself cannot access. Were your
> partitions ufs2? Which version of GRUB you used? Any possibility to give it
> a try again?

Yes, the root was UFS2. I don't know which version I used at the time. When I 
get home from work, I'll give it a try.

Pieter de Goeje

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