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Bug#258623: analysis

On Sat, Mar 26, 2005 at 04:37:30PM +0000, Colin Watson wrote:
> On Tue, Jul 13, 2004 at 03:56:53PM -0400, Joey Hess wrote:
> > The grub parser failed because the SuSE menu.lst uses
> > (hdn,m)/path/to/file notation, which it does not understand, as noted in
> > its TODO.
> Furthermore, it fails because the SuSE menu.lst makes use of the fact
> that 'boot' is implicit at the end of a menu entry. Fedora also makes
> use of this (https://bugzilla.ubuntu.com/show_bug.cgi?id=8203). I think
> at least this part is quite a bad bug that we should fix for sarge
> final; I'm working on a patch now.

This part should be fixed in os-prober 1.05 (I didn't test with an
actual Fedora installation, but constructed a test harness to try it out
in a normal system).

Colin Watson                                       [cjwatson@debian.org]

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