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Bug#587388: d-i: fails to install grub-2

On Mon 28 Jun, Colin Watson wrote:
> On Mon, Jun 28, 2010 at 08:12:58AM +0000, Chris Bell wrote:
> > Installer used on 27/06/2010 to install squeeze, which failed to install
> > grub-2, then failed to revert to grub-legacy, so I used dd to copy
> > /dev/zero to the disc and started again, attempting to install
> > grub-legacy. The installer informed me that it was doing an automatic
> > update to grub-2, which failed. The syslog showed
> > Jun 28 05:49:48 grub-installer: Unrecognized option `-y'
> > Jun 28 05:49:48 grub-installer: error: Running 'update-grub -y' failed.
> I fixed this bug over a year ago in the squeeze installer; see the
> changelog for grub-installer 1.38, uploaded on 12 June 2009.  Are you
> attempting to use a lenny installer to install squeeze?  This won't work
> well.

   As stated, I was using the 5.04 businesscard ISO which I thought
downloaded the correct installer components. I will try the weekly image
unless you recommend the daily image. Please close the bug report.

Chris Bell www.chrisbell.org.uk (was www.overview.demon.co.uk)
Microsoft sells you Windows ... Linux gives you the whole house.

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