UPDATE-GRUB(8) System Manager's Manual UPDATE-GRUB(8)NAME
update-grub, update-grub2 - stub for grub-mkconfig
update-grub is a stub for running grub-mkconfig -o /boot/grub/grub.cfg to generate a grub2 config file.
SEE ALSO grub-mkconfig(8)
April 2009 UPDATE-GRUB(8)
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GRUB-INSTALL(8) System Administration Utilities GRUB-INSTALL(8)NAME
grub-install - install GRUB to a device
grub-install [OPTION] install_device
Install GRUB on your drive.
print this message and exit
print the version information and exit
pre-load specified modules MODULES
install GRUB images under the directory DIR/grub instead of the /boot/grub directory
use FILE as grub-setup
use FILE as grub-mkimage
use FILE as grub-mkrelpath
--grub-mkdevicemap=FILE use FILE as grub-mkdevicemap
use FILE as grub-probe
do not probe any floppy drive
Make the drive also bootable as floppy (default for fdX devices). May break on some BIOSes.
probe a device map even if it already exists
install even if problems are detected
disk module to use
INSTALL_DEVICE can be a GRUB device name or a system device filename.
grub-install copies GRUB images into /boot/grub, and uses grub-setup to install grub into the boot sector.
Report bugs to <firstname.lastname@example.org>.
SEE ALSO grub-mkconfig(8), grub-mkimage(1), grub-setup(8), grub-mkrescue(1)
The full documentation for grub-install is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the info and grub-install programs are properly installed at
your site, the command
should give you access to the complete manual.
grub-install (GRUB) 1.99-12ubuntu5 October 2011 GRUB-INSTALL(8)
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