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Re: Grub installation. First potential Fedora killer



On Mon, 2014-01-06 at 10:28 -0500, Clyde E. Kunkel wrote:
> On 01/06/2014 02:04 AM, Adam Williamson wrote:
> > On Sun, 2014-01-05 at 22:52 -0800, Adam Williamson wrote:
> >> <snip>
> > Well, hum, it doesn't look hard at all, in fact, at least a simple
> > version. See attached patch (untested, but what could possibly go
> > wrong?!). I'm not subscribed to anaconda-patches-list ATM, but CCing
> > anaconda-devel-list to see what the anaconda devs think. I think it's
> > reasonable to install a config file and device.map when 'skipping'
> > grub2-bios bootloader install, especially given our standing advice to
> > people who want to do chainload-style multi boot is "skip bootloader
> > installation then setup configfile booting after install".
> >
> 
> 
> FWIW, I do part of what the patch does without the device.map part by 
> going to tty2 and then chroot to the installed system and manually 
> install grub where I want it and then create the appropriate grub config 
> files.

Yes, that's what I'm trying to avoid. Telling people they have to do
that seems quite silly. :)
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