Replacing grubby with grub2-mkconfig in kernel install process

Matthew Garrett mjg at
Tue Jun 19 19:11:20 UTC 2012

On Tue, Jun 19, 2012 at 08:54:59PM +0200, Dennis Jacobfeuerborn wrote:

> pvgrub peeks into the guest disk so it needs to understand the partition
> table, the filesystem and the grub config file in the guest. Initially it
> didn't handle things like ext4, grub2 and EFI but AFAIK these should be
> fine now. I'm not sure what Amazons host systems use but hopefully they run
> a relatively modern version of pvgrub.

Ok, so we need to be able to write a grub config file. We don't need to 
ship grub, though, right?

Matthew Garrett | mjg59 at

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