Bug#494501: Grub drops to rescue mode when it sees my raid6 partition

Kevin Shanahan kmshanah at disenchant.net
Sun Aug 10 06:34:34 UTC 2008

Package: grub-pc
Version: 1.96+20080724-5

When booting my server which has /boot and / on raid1 and also a
totally a separate raid6 device, grub errors out and drops to rescue
mode. I see:

  Welcome to GRUB!

  Error: Unsupported RAID level: 6
  Entering rescue mode...
  grub rescue>

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