das paagol at
Tue May 8 13:08:00 UTC 2007

On Mon, 2007-05-07 at 12:24 -0300, Derek Broughton wrote:
> das wrote:
> > On Sun, 2007-05-06 at 16:05 +0200, Nicolai Spohrer wrote:
> >> Try /boot/grub/menu.lst and
> >> sudo grub-install /dev/sda
> >> 
> > 
> > How can I try menu.lst, the splash image debian-gnu.xpm.gz has to be
> > mentioned in the grub.conf.
> Then you're not using the Ubuntu "grub" package.

Oh, thanks to Nicolai Sphrer and Derek Broughton: mentioning it in the
'menu.lst' really worked. I can get the splash image now. Today I baked
some fish with curd and ginger. It was excellent. Emailing quite a large
portion for you two. :)

But, one problem still remains: how actually the grub is getting
installed in Ubuntu? Tried 'grub-install' on
all: /dev/hda, /dev/hda1, /dev/sda/, /dev/sda1, (hd0), (hd0,0). None of
them worked. Not that I need it now, but, it was quite queer.  Do you
know of any documentation on Ubuntu's way of grub? It has one
peculiarity as you said, no grub.conf, only menu.lst. What are the


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