grub2 = beta?

Gene Heskett gene.heskett at
Fri Dec 11 15:59:07 UTC 2009

On Friday 11 December 2009, Goh Lip wrote:
>On 12/11/2009 11:21 PM, Goh Lip wrote:
>> I propose the following (after your agreement to it).....
>> I shall send to your direct email address  a grub2 iso file about 1 Mb
>> size where you will burn to a cd.
>> Boot that up to your Linux Mint and set that grub to mbr.
>On second thoughts, if you do have a Karmic livecd, don't know enough
>about Linux Mint, (maybe it'll work too), you can get your own grub2 iso
>by typing at a terminal, when that livecd boots up,
>grub-mkrescue anyname.iso

And where would it put that image?  Surely not directly on a cd..

>Burn that anyname.iso image and you have that grub2 bootable cd.
>Sorry about that, Gene. I keep making mistakes like that when I send
>messages too quickly. But if you want me to send you the iso file, it's
>okay with me too.
>Goh Lip

I don't have karmic, only 6.06 and 8.04 (LTS versions, used to run my milling 
machine.  I'll look at the boot menu of the Mint cd again, it may have that 

Cheers, Gene
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