grub / grub2 conflicts

Ian Pilcher arequipeno at
Thu Sep 15 16:19:24 UTC 2011

On 09/15/2011 09:59 AM, Matthew Garrett wrote:
> We're talking about guest creation, aren't we? Why would you ever need 
> to run grub-install against a guest image that already exists? And if 
> you do, you're already going to have problems come F17. It's likely that 
> grub will no longer exist, but F15 guests will still need it rather than 
> grub2.

Ugh.  This sound like it will make it pretty difficult to maintain a
system that dual-boots Fedora and RHEL/CentOS/SL (or any other grub 1-
only distro).

Am I reading this wrong?

Ian Pilcher                                         arequipeno at
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