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Re: Move of update-grub and grub-install to /usr/sbin

"Sam Morris" <sam@robots.org.uk> writes:

>> You don't need grub-install to install grub
> Not according to
> <http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=345931;msg=60>. But I do
> think that lib/grub, sbin/grub-install and so on should move to /usr, or
> update-grub should be rewritten to function without /usr being mounted.

This is a different issue. grub shell currently doesn't check if image
files are of same version of grub itself so the user need to know that
if he upgraded the grub and wish to use the shell to install it he
needs to copy the new images by himself.

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