Subject: Re: Grub2 with sparc64 patches



On 2017-01-24 01:01 PM, Eric Snowberg wrote:

> How big is your kernel? Will silo boot it? Can you start over and do the
> following:
>
> grub> reboot
>
> You should be back at OBP. Now boot from the disk again and issue:
>
> grub> ls -l /
>
> and send the response? Can you also send a list of all the loaded modules?
>
> grub> lsmod
>
> If you have a rescue iso, it may be easier to boot from it, mount your disk,
> chroot to it, and then generate your missing grub.cfg file with grub-mkconfig
> and then reboot.
>
Before i installed grub it was booting fine with both kernels from SILO

grub> ls -l /
DIR 20170116171825 lost+found/
51437 20160122105340 silotftp.b
6752 20160122105340 isofs.b
512 20160122105340 first.b
1024 20160122105340 generic.b
1024 20160122105340 fd.b
53760 20170116173035 second.b
800 20160122105340 ieee32.b
3715429 20160430170110 vmlinuz-4.5.0-2-sparc64-smp
2314500 20160430170315 System.map-4.5.0-2-sparc64-smp
3850232 20170116192407 vmlinuz
512 20160122105340 ultra.b
17281088 20170116192407 initrd.img
196 20170116173227 silo.conf
127403 20160430170315 config-4.5.0-2-sparc64-smp
7680 20170116173035 old.b
16280175 20170116191428 initrd.img-4.5.0-2-sparc64-smp
132748 20170112155237 config-4.9.0-1-sparc64-smp
3850232 20170112155237 vmlinuz-4.9.0-1-sparc64-smp
16280175 20170116192407 initrd.img.old
3715429 20170116192407 vmlinuz.old
DIR 20170123170539 grub/
2416201 20170112155237 System.map-4.9.0-1-sparc64-smp
17281088 20170123004007 initrd.img-4.9.0-1-sparc64-smp

grub> lsmod
r> Name Ref Count Dependencies
minicmd 1
ls 1 normal
normal 3 gettext,boot,bufio,crypto,terminal
gzio 0
gettext 4
boot 4
bufio 4
crypto 4
terminal 4
search_fs_uuid 1
part_sun 1
ext2 1 fshelp
fshelp 2

I might look into the rescue iso later on today

Thanks



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