[Bug 1578632] Re: Grub2 failed to install

Gerhard Burger 1578632 at bugs.launchpad.net
Fri May 6 07:55:41 UTC 2016

Thanks for having a look at it, in the end I did just that. However the
warning message could be a little more informative (pointing to a
website where the alternatives are explained?).

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  Grub2 failed to install

Status in grub-installer package in Ubuntu:

Bug description:
  I had dual boot with 14.04 and Windows 10. Got warning about running
  the 16.04 installer in UEFI mode while one of the systems wasn't UEFI.
  Then installer crashed because could not install grub.

  ProblemType: Bug
  DistroRelease: Ubuntu 16.04
  Package: ubiquity 2.21.63
  ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 4.4.0-21.37-generic 4.4.6
  Uname: Linux 4.4.0-21-generic x86_64
  ApportVersion: 2.20.1-0ubuntu2
  Architecture: amd64
  CasperVersion: 1.376
  Date: Thu May  5 15:06:42 2016
  InstallCmdLine: BOOT_IMAGE=/casper/vmlinuz.efi file=/cdrom/preseed/ubuntu-gnome.seed boot=casper only-ubiquity quiet splash ---
  LiveMediaBuild: Ubuntu-GNOME 16.04 LTS "Xenial Xerus" - Release amd64 (20160421)
   PATH=(custom, no user)
  SourcePackage: grub-installer
  UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

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