[lfs-support] Grub 2.0 problem

Tobias Gasser lfs at ebp-gasser.ch
Thu Nov 15 14:51:26 PST 2012


> You should have /boot/grub/i386-pc/core.img.

this file exists.


> First, check that /usr/sbin/grub-install and
> /usr/share/grub/grub-mkconfig_lib exist.  I suspect that is OK.
yes.


> Reading through grub-install, at line 336. we should have:
[...]
> Hopefully some of the above will help you to figure out what is going on.

thanks for the detailed description!

as it's 23.45 here, i'll have to go to bed. i'll check it tomorrow.
i never had the idea to step thru grub-install. i guess you're right 
assuming i can find where the error occurs. i'll do it in parallel with 
grub-install from parted magic to be able see where the differences 
occur. i already have a second disk ready with /dev/sda{1,2,3} on a 
second system.

i'll report the results as soon as i have either a success or at least 
the details where grub-install fails.

thanks for your help!
tobias



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