new Koala grub info?

Phillip Tarrant ptarrant at
Thu Nov 19 14:50:44 GMT 2009

Did you upgrade to koala? or do a fresh install?
Koala installs grub2 if doing a fresh install...
i am 99% sure it doesn't update grub if you do an upgrade.

I upgraded as to avoid using grub2 as its MUCH more complicated to edit then

Here is all you need to know about grub2

On Thu, Nov 19, 2009 at 9:03 AM, Joshua Chase < at>wrote:

> Can anyone help Paul out with this one?
> I'm a bit behind on using Karmic.. sad panda.
> ---------- Forwarded message ----------
> From: Paul Cartwright <ubuntu at>
> Date: Wed, Nov 18, 2009 at 5:19 PM
> Subject: new Koala grub info?
> To: Joshua Chase < at>
> I installed Koala on my laptop, before I went away to New Orleans. It ran
> fine
> the whole trip, got my wireless from a hotel next door :) Our hotel only
> had
> wireless in the lobby, but the Doubletree signal came through!!
> ANYWAY, my question is, I think I see where I now have grub-pc ( grub2?)
> installed, and I'm totally confused. No more /boot/grub/menu.lst to edit,
> and
> I can't figure out what is going on. My boot menu shows about 6 versions of
> linux available, but I know those files aren't on the system, because I did
> a
> format of "/".. what gives??
> You can put this on the list if you want, I just don't remember what email
> I
> used FOR the list...
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