Preseeded mini.iso fails to install grub

Colin Watson cjwatson at
Mon Nov 12 17:19:34 GMT 2007

On Fri, Nov 09, 2007 at 11:59:59PM -0000, Worth, Kevin wrote:
> Anyone have an idea why the following preseed fails to install grub? I
> am using 
> the current 7.04 mini.iso. I started with 
> and modified to my needs. The message I get is 
> 	The grub package failed to install into /target/...(followed by
> an explanation about 
> 	how this is bad)
> 	GRUB installation failed. Continue anyway?
> 	Go Back  Yes No

Could you post /var/log/syslog from the installer, please? You can
extract it using the "Save debug logs" item from the installer main

(I suspect you may have failed to deal with the Release signature
properly, but the syslog should confirm or deny that.)


Colin Watson                                       [cjwatson at]

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