GRUB does not boot FreeBSD after installworld ...

Norbert Augenstein norbert at
Wed Mar 29 22:08:09 UTC 2006

On Wed, 2006-03-29 at 23:33 +0200, Michel Talon wrote:
> Maybe you have an old Grub which doesn't grok UFS2?
No, Grub 0.97 works fine with UFS2

I will cvsup again and rebuild everything, without "CPUTYPE=athlon-xp"
in make.conf
I can remember some bootproblems on my laptop with CPUTYPE?=pentium3m

> It is the case on my machine so i use chainloader to boot freebsd, like that:
> title           FreeBSD
> root            (hd0,3)
> savedefault
> makeactive
> chainloader     +1
> boot
> Linux i can boot directly:
> title           Debian GNU/Linux, kernel 2.6.8-2-k7
> root            (hd0,5)
> kernel          /boot/vmlinuz-2.6.8-2-k7 root=/dev/hda6 ro acpi=force
> initrd          /boot/initrd.img-2.6.8-2-k7
> savedefault
> boot
> WindowsXP i also chainload.

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