Bug#608025: [debian-installer] Windows 7 entry is not written to GRUB list
I have noted the same issue and workaround as Rafael but I am using
Squeeze beta 2:
Debian GNU/Linux squeeze-di-beta2 "Squeeze" - Official Beta i386
NETINST Binary-1 20101203-16:34
I have now tried again with:
Debian GNU/Linux testing "Squeeze" - Official Snapshot i386 NETINST
as suggested by Miguel with the same unfortunate result.
I have this issue on a old machine with Windows 2000 and on not-as-old
laptop with Windows XP Home.
After installation, the section that one expects
/etc/grub.d/30_os-prober to have filled in is empty.
After running update-grub, the section appears to have been filled in
I don't have this problem on the only other machine I have that has a
second OS installed.
However, in this last case, the second OS is an old Debian on a second
The installation here used a USB installer in conjunction with the amd64
and not a straight net install from CD.
Happy New Year,