Problem updating linux (kernel) in GUTSY

Joel Bryan Juliano joelbryan.juliano at
Thu Sep 6 22:30:41 UTC 2007

On 9/6/07, David A. Cobb <superbiskit at> wrote:
> As part of updating to 'gutsy', I installed grub-pc (that's grup v2, I
> guess).  Now I cannot complete installing any update to linux-x.y.z
> packages; all fail with 'grub-probe: Unknown filesystem'
> My boot partition is ext2, my linux root is ReiserFS.  Rather obviously,
> both are well-known or I would be unable to boot at all.
> Advice requested, TIA.


I have tried GRUB2 before, and I just couldn't make it work.
Using a LiveCD, I chroot back to my system and install the original grub.
IMHO, it's not ready yet.


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