On Tue, Dec 27, 2011 at 01:45:25PM -0500, John D. Hendrickson and Sara Darnell wrote:
> grub-rescue doesn't work without "xorisso" (i don't mkisofs scripts
> anymore, no CD drive thanks)
There's a pre-built floppy image in the grub-rescue-pc package.
> I'm pretty sure this is allot a Debian problem. I think all changes
> from grub legacy (that worked for many) and grub2 (?) is ALL debian
> upstream changes (there is no grub 2 per say, it's all debian
> changes, so somewhere debian should say how it works?)
This is completely and utterly untrue. GRUB 2 is a GNU project and is
actively developed upstream independently from Debian, although there
have certainly been various Debian developers involved over the years.
Colin Watson [firstname.lastname@example.org]