Bug#544381: grub-pc: The os_prober does not include all the systems and entries are also not complete.
On Mon, Aug 31, 2009 at 10:00:05AM +0530, Sridhar M.A. wrote:
> The configuration of grub-pc calls os_prober is supposed to include other OS's on the machine.
> In my case, I have the following systems installed :
Do you know how we would go about detecting Geexbox? I assume it doesn't
provide an /etc/lsb-release file otherwise we'd be detecting it already,
so we need something unique to it to detect it. Files such as
/etc/<distro>-release seem reasonably common, but there's some variation
> Of these, entries in /boot/grub/grub.cfg for debian and xubuntu are
> correct. For Mandriva, the initrd entry is not included which makes
> the system non-bootable.
I assume you added the initrd entry in your attached file by hand?
What boot loader does your Mandriva installation use? Can you please
attach its configuration file?
Colin Watson [email@example.com]