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Old 06-26-2012, 06:36 AM   #1
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configure Grub2 to boot FreeBSD


I have dual boot: Squeeze and FreeBSD 8.3 on my desktop.
Howto configure Grub2 to boot FreeBSD?
Old 06-26-2012, 07:07 AM   #2
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No idea about grub/2, I use lilo - try searching using your favourite search engine. I just did so and found this:

(among others)
Old 06-26-2012, 09:41 AM   #3
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This doesn't work?
sudo update-grub
Old 06-26-2012, 11:35 AM   #4
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If running os-prober as root produces no output, then you will have to add it manually. If os-prober does pick it up, then run update-grub and it should work.
Old 06-26-2012, 11:43 AM   #5
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You could look at:

Yes I know the Linux mentioned there is Slackware, not Debian but it might still give you ideas.
Old 06-26-2012, 11:48 AM   #6
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I would give this a shot.

Appears to need a custom menu entry to boot it. Looks pretty straight forward.


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