warning to anyone upgrading karmic

Christian christian08 at runbox.com
Thu Jun 25 00:27:17 BST 2009

Hi Mike,
I am about to download it now. Except for htis, what do you htink about it so far?
Many thanks,

On 2009-06-24 at 18:14 mike wrote:

>Hi, I updated Karmic again today and had the same problem I had
>yesterday. After upgrading, the system wouldn't boot, but this time I
>found out why. At the end of the update process there was a package that
>had to be configured. I never ran into this before, but apparently grub no
>longer finds your boot drive. You are told to pick a drive or install it
>to all drives if you don't know which one is your boot drive.
>Ok, that would be fine, but Orca doesn't read the choices using the tab or
>arrow keys. I finely did get it to list two drives with the arrow keys
>after playing for some time, but never did see the choice to install to
>all drives.
>   This is something that will have to be corrected or people who are use
>to ubuntu choosing the correct drive will be in for a big surprise. I do
>realize Karmic is early in development, but I have never had this kind of
>thing happen in all the years I have used ubuntu. So be careful if you are
>updating Karmic today.
>   Mike.
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