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Old 11-14-2010, 01:52 PM   #1
miros84
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Install grub2 in partition is possible?


I tried to install grub2 in partition, not in MBR.
I have installed grub4dos in MBR, and I prefer to install grub2 in sda6.
sda6 is ext3 formated and has Debian squeeze installed on it.

I tried to install grub2 in sda6 and I had this error:

Code:
ubuntu@ubuntu:/mnt$ sudo grub-install --root-directory=/mnt /dev/sda6
/usr/sbin/grub-setup: warn: Intento de instalar GRUB en una partición en vez de MBR. Esto es una MALA idea..
/usr/sbin/grub-setup: warn: No es posible empotrar. GRUB sólo se puede instalar en esta configuración mediante el uso de listas de bloques. Sin embargo, las listas de bloques no son confiables y su uso no es recomendable..
/usr/sbin/grub-setup: error: Si realmente quiere usar listas de bloques, use --force.
 
Old 11-14-2010, 01:59 PM   #2
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/usr/sbin/grub-setup: error: Si realmente quiere usar listas de bloques, use --force.
Just try installing it again with --force and it will work.
 
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