Doncho N. Gunchev mr700 at
Mon Nov 17 15:34:04 UTC 2003

On Monday 17 November 2003 14:29, Alastair Basden wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm having problems with grub - when installed, it takes ages (5 minutes)
> to get to the grub screen.  I suspect this is probably a problem with the
> kernal, because when I boot from rescue floppy, I get messages telling me
> that DMA timeout has occurred - and some web search suggests there is a
> bug in the kernal causing this...

The kernel has nothing to do with grub. 1-st grub load and then when you
select the kernel grub loads the kernel.

> Any ideas how to fix this issue?  Fedora is on my second HD...

In what order is your BIOS searching for boot devices? LAN boot active?
try seting it to boot only from your hdd.

> Thanks.

4 0, ye are wellcome ;)

  Doncho N. Gunchev

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