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May
25
comment How to boot GRUB2 so it mounts “root” on a different drive (remote server without kvm switch)
this is the link that said to add the 01_fallback script into /etc/grub.d: translate.google.com/…
May
25
comment How to boot GRUB2 so it mounts “root” on a different drive (remote server without kvm switch)
argh... why cant post code in comments?
May
25
comment How to boot GRUB2 so it mounts “root” on a different drive (remote server without kvm switch)
great info. some clarifications. correct, no lvm. /dev/md3 is a raid array consisting of /dev/sdb3, which is a partition of sdb of type linux raid autodetect. re: #3, I saw different conflicting posts about how to setup the fallback, such as the on here:ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1195275. Note that I am using GRUB2... When I tested fallback it didnt seem to work. I'll have to look into that more. Re: #4. GREAT IDEA... that way i can just power cycle it if it doesnt work. thanks!
May
25
comment How to boot GRUB2 so it mounts “root” on a different drive (remote server without kvm switch)
I understand that editing the grub.cfg is not the best way since it will be overwritten by updategrub script... but just trying to get it working for now.