Bug#282308: Installation report
reassign 282308 os-prober
severity 282308 minor
retitle 282308 Should be more selective in SuSE detection
> The boot loader installation had a small problem in my case.
> In addition to the mentioned /dev/sda I have an IDE hard disk /dev/hda
> that contains Windows and SUSE Linux. The boot loader GRUB was
> installed in the MBR of /dev/hda, so that it controls the whole boot
> process. The other operating systems were recognized and installed
> in the boot menu. However, the SUSE installation contains several
> files in /boot/vmlinuz* that are not kernels and should not be
> entered in the boot menu. The relevant part of the boot menu that
> was generated by the Debian installer is:
This seems to show that os-prober should try to be more careful in
recognizing stuff in SuSE installs.
As this report only contains that problem mentioned, I reassign the
whole bug report to os-prober....