Problem with Grub being installed in MBR as default (GG)

Nigel Henry cave.dnb2m97pp at
Tue Apr 1 18:53:20 UTC 2008

On Tuesday 01 April 2008 19:35, Mackenzie Morgan wrote:
> On Tue, 2008-04-01 at 19:23 +0200, Nigel Henry wrote:
> > The request I have is, is it possible to include options as to where the
> > bootloader is going to be installed in Gutsy Gibbons installer program,
> > as are present in other distros. The default is usually the MBR, but you
> > are usually presented with other places to install the bootloader.
> It's an option in the "Advanced" button on the "confirmation page" of
> the installer that says what's going where, what settings you chose, and
> lists that GRUB is going on the MBR.

Thanks for your quick reply. I've since got the Grub bootloader for Gutsy 
Gibbon installed on the / partition for GG, and now have access to all 4 
distros on the harddrive again.

I'll try another install of GG, if I can find space on another drive. I'd 
obviously missed the "Advanced" button on the "confirmation page" of the 

Thanks again for the quick reply.


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