Re: How to get Debian live running from flash with persistence
On Mon 15 Apr 2013 at 21:29:22 -0300, Henrique de Moraes Holschuh wrote:
> On Mon, 15 Apr 2013, Brian wrote:
> > That cannot happen. Updating the system might alter grub.cfg but GRUB
> > itself is not installed or reinstalled to, for example, the MBR of any
> > disk.
> This is not entirely correct. You need to put all grub* packages on hold to
> make sure it won't ever update the boot loader itself.
It is entirely correct. Although the OP may not have realised it, he was
was executed during an upgrade or dist-upgrade. He may have thought it
could occur during installing new GRUB packages or a new kernel. If it
does I've never experienced anything like this happening. Of course,
there may be a script which does this and I have overlooked it.