Bug#650819: grub-installer: The contents of grub.cfg depend on the kernel installed
reassign 650819 os-prober 1.49
On Sat 03 Dec 2011 at 14:08:21 +0000, Brian Potkin wrote:
> In short: the 30_os-prober section of grub.cfg is empty when the kernel
> installed is linux-image-686-pae but correctly written when
> linux-image-486 is used.
It becomes interesting if /usr/lib/os-probes/50mounted-tests from the
1,42 version of os-prober replaces the corresponding file on /target.
With linux-image-686-pae the 30_os-prober section of grub.cfg still does
not have any entries for a Linux OS but a Windows Vista OS is detected
Then, on replacing 50mounted-tests in /target/usr/lib/linux-boot-probes/
with the corresponding one from os-prober 1.42, the expected grub.cfg is
The methodology may not be the best but it seems sufficient to indicate
the bug should be reassigned.