I got my librem 15 without installed OS. I have two hard drives installed.
I installed Gentoo on one of it.
During installation I already recognized that the hard drive I was installing
on was vanishing from the list of boot devices sometimes. After I finished
installation the hard drive I installed on was in the boot device list, but after
I chosen it to be the boot device, booting stuck with “Booting from Hard Disk…”.
After boot from an external USB I checked the devices with fdisk, and I could
not find the hard drive anymore. Is this some special problem with SeaBIOS,
or is it more likely a hardware problem with the hard drive.
ACHI/0 SATA #This is the drive that disappeared
Found several reports of problems with SATA and M.2 installed in parallel. Might this be the issue here too?
Removed the M.2 and installed it again. After that the SATA drive was in the block device list again. Would be nice to know, if this is a common problem, if it can happen again, and what can be done to not let it happen again.
Looks like the “booting stuck with “Booting from Hard Disk…”” problem is some wrong use of grub-install. I will update this post when I found out the mistake i made. I just used
Does not look like I could be possible to make amistake. Help welcome!