Replacing grubby with grub2-mkconfig in kernel install process

Gilboa Davara gilboad at
Mon Jun 18 16:17:23 UTC 2012

On Sun, Jun 17, 2012 at 4:40 PM, Andre Robatino
<robatino at> wrote:
> Ben Rosser <rosser.bjr <at>> writes:
>> It seems to me that we should make the boot menu more consistent somehow. I
> feel like the simplest solution is just to run grub2-mkconfig at every kernel
> update, and stop using grubby for this. Then everything would look
> consistent- the "Fedora Linux" boot option would have the latest kernel and all
> kernels would always be listed under the submenu. (As far as I know, this would
> just be a change to the kernel specfile, right?).
> +1
> The present system is especially ugly with multiboot. I tend to run
> grub2-mkconfig by hand after each kernel update just to keep the menu clean.

I found that yum update && grub-mkconfig ... makes my life *far* easier.

- Gilboa

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