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Re: lilo about to be dropped?

Giacomo Catenazzi, le Wed 08 Apr 2009 19:47:55 +0200, a écrit :
> Samuel Thibault wrote:
> >> I installed grub (and Debian). Trying the Windows hidden partition
> >> (to install windows), grub stopped working (it was rescue mode, but
> >> without capability to rescue something). Also rescue disk +
> >> reconfiguring + update-grub did nothing.
> > 
> > Err, did you re-run install-grub?
> No ;-) only update-grub and
> dpkg-reconfigure -plow grub-pc grub-common

Then little wonder. update-grub only updates menu.lst.

> I was expecting that reconfigure will do the right things,

grub maintainers considered that it's a bad thing to automatically
reinstall things in a MBR.  You need to re-run grub-install to do that.


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