grub instead of grub2 in F16?

Dennis Gilmore dennis at
Tue Aug 9 14:40:42 UTC 2011

On Tuesday, August 09, 2011 08:08:33 AM Clyde E. Kunkel wrote:
> On 08/09/2011 02:50 AM, Adam Williamson wrote:
> > On Mon, 2011-08-08 at 23:59 -0400, Clyde E. Kunkel wrote:
> >> Can grub be passed to the installer to prevent grub2 being used as the
> >> bootloader?
> > 
> > no. but you could do package customization, de-select grub2, and select
> > grub. (haven't tested this, but it sounds like it might work!)
> Actually, I was looking for a way to *not* use grub2 during F16 install
> as it is failing with an unknown error and you can't boot an F16
> installation without jumping thru a bunch a hoops with a recovery cd.
> Would you do package customization during the package selection phase of
> installation?

if its failing please file a bug.  we cant fix the issue if we do not know about 

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