Adding Fedora15 to F16alpha grub2 menu {solved}

Adam Williamson awilliam at
Thu Aug 25 22:16:25 UTC 2011

On Thu, 2011-08-25 at 12:21 -0600, Petrus de Calguarium wrote:
> Petrus de Calguarium wrote:
> > I have installed F16α and with it grub2 to the MBR of /dev/sda. I am
> > experimenting happily with F16, but I am unable to add F15 to the
> > grub2 boot menu.
> > 
> > I have edited /etc/grub.d/40_custom and run grub2-mkconfig -o
> > /boot/grub2/grub.cfg, but my F15 entry never shows up in the menu,
> > even though it is in grub.cfg.
> I figured out that no matter what you put into /etc/grub.d/40_custom, 
> it will never show up in the grub2 menu, even though it does show up 
> in /boot/grub2/grub.cfg. Yes, I have made sure to run restorecon on 

did you run 'update_grub'? it seems to be needed after changing grub2
config. just like lilo! ahh, the good old days.
Adam Williamson
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