new ssd in dell optiplex 745, won't even load grub
- Date: Sat, 28 Oct 2017 14:31:36 -0400
- From: Gene Heskett <gheskett@xxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: new ssd in dell optiplex 745, won't even load grub
I've partitioned and formatted this 64GB SSD, copied everything from both
working partitions of a 2TB drive to it, filling it up to a whopping
18%, edited the SSD's version of /etc/fstab to use the proper blkid's to
mount it including swap, and edited /boot/grub/device.map to point at
the /dev/disk/by-id description/identifier of the drive. And set the
first partitions boot flag.
But pull the 2TB, and plug its cables into the SSD, and grub is not
What did I miss?
Cheers, Gene Heskett
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