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Re: grub-probe: error: Cannot find a GRUB drive for /dev/sdb1. Check your device.map.

On Sun, 01 Mar 2009 03:28:33 +0100, Emanoil Kotsev wrote:

> I'm not really sure that partitions on modern pc has to be made bootable
> for grub to work

Correct, GRUB doesn't care if a partition is marked as the active
partition(bootable), that is something that matters to a DOS(Windows) MBR.

To the OP, Daryl, did you follow the steps in the FAQ you mentioned
exactly as they were written, it's not clear from your post that you
copied the GRUB stage 1, 1.5 and 2 files to the drive.

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