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Receiving error "attempt to read or write outside of disk 'hd0'" and dumped to grub rescue prompt after Ubuntu install

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Last Modified: 2018-12-09
Hi. I am attempting to install 16.04 server on a hardware raid 1 array. I created a boot partition (1 mb - I also tried larger, but same error), main disk (3.8 TB) and a swap partition (.2 TB). I am able to install on this configuration, but when the system boots for the first time I receive the error:

"error attempt to read or write outside of disk 'hd0'"

Then, it dumps me to the grub rescue prompt. At this prompt, I have tried setting the root and path to the boot partition, but I am never able to ls see anything in that directory, nor can I get back to the grub menu.

I have read several others with the same problem, but have not been able to recover from this error. Is the main disk too big, possibly? Should I install on a smaller partition? Thanks.
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