[Bug 1578439] Re: reinstall of ubuntu grub failed to install on drive sda
psusi at ubuntu.com
Fri May 6 02:06:12 UTC 2016
You are trying to install Ubuntu in bios mode to a disk that is
partitioned using GPT. You need to create a 1 mb bios_grub partition to
do this, or install in EFI mode instead.
** Changed in: grub-installer (Ubuntu)
Status: New => Invalid
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reinstall of ubuntu grub failed to install on drive sda
Status in grub-installer package in Ubuntu:
This was a repair install of ubuntu 15.10.
Install had completed and system was trying to install grub2 which failed to install.
system did not give any other error messages
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 15.10
Package: ubiquity 2.21.37 [modified: lib/partman/automatically_partition/question]
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 4.2.0-16.19-generic 4.2.3
Uname: Linux 4.2.0-16-generic x86_64
Date: Thu May 5 00:49:39 2016
InstallCmdLine: BOOT_IMAGE=/casper/vmlinuz.efi file=/cdrom/preseed/ubuntu.seed boot=casper only-ubiquity quiet splash ---
LiveMediaBuild: Ubuntu 15.10 "Wily Werewolf" - Release amd64 (20151021)
PATH=(custom, no user)
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)
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