grub / grub2 conflicts

Matthew Garrett mjg59 at srcf.ucam.org
Thu Sep 15 14:31:49 UTC 2011


On Thu, Sep 15, 2011 at 03:27:16PM +0100, Richard W.M. Jones wrote:

> So I propose that we drop this conflicts and fix grubby instead.

No. It is not sane to have multiple bootloaders installed on one 
machine. Requiring the ability to do so adds a significant amount of 
extra complexity to the tools associated with it for no useful benefit. 
Just install the grub package in the guest, and chroot into the guest if 
you need to run grub-install there.

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Matthew Garrett | mjg59 at srcf.ucam.org


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