ubuntu 12.04 LTS how to avoid GRUB update‏

Oliver Grawert ogra at ubuntu.com
Thu Jan 14 10:44:19 UTC 2016

Am Mittwoch, den 13.01.2016, 21:32 +0100 schrieb Ralf Mardorf:
> On Wed, 13 Jan 2016 19:07:36 +0000 (UTC), Spyros Tsiolis wrote:
> >I have to admit that from all three suggestions (Peter , Ralph and
> >Olis'), Olis' one seems to be the most painless.
> >
> >Should I go ahead with this ?
> Yes, I suspect that this should do the job. Actually Petter and I
> suggested the same, I'm just uncertain if a "smart upgrade" (apt-get
> dist-upgrade) of the kernel image would reinstall a bootloader, since
> it's a recommended dependency.
kernel packages are not allowed to hard depend on bootloaders, and
recommends are not automatically re-installed on upgrade/dist-upgrade so
all will be fine :)


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