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Re: [SRM] proposed stable update grub-installer

On Fri, 2011-09-23 at 10:27 +0100, Colin Watson wrote:
> I don't have a bug number for this, but a friend of mine (CCed) is
> running into this as a problem for Debian users at his colo facility:
> they're using Xen and their PV-GRUB is set up to read from
> /boot/grub/menu.lst, so they need to install GRUB Legacy when installing
> the guests.  Unfortunately, the ability to force the use of GRUB Legacy
> with preseeding was removed just before the release of squeeze,
> apparently by mistake as the purpose of the change in question was to
> remove a warning message in expert mode.
> The following patch restores this.  I've just uploaded a matching patch
> to unstable, and would like to upload this to stable-proposed-updates.

As discussed on IRC, please go ahead; thanks.



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