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

Mackenzie Morgan macoafi at
Tue Apr 1 19:09:36 UTC 2008

On Tue, 2008-04-01 at 20:53 +0200, Nigel Henry wrote:
> 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 
> installer.

By confirmation page, I just mean that last page before you hit the
"Apply" or "Install" or whatever it is button where it lists all your
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