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GRUB-INSTALL

GRUB-INSTALL

Section: System Administration Utilities (8) Updated: April 2011
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NAME

grub-install - install GRUB to a device  

SYNOPSIS

grub-install [OPTION] [install_device]  

DESCRIPTION

Install GRUB on your drive.
-h, --help
print this message and exit
-v, --version
print the version information and exit
--modules=MODULES
pre-load specified modules MODULES
--boot-directory=DIR
install GRUB images under the directory DIR/grub instead of the /boot/grub directory
--grub-setup=FILE
use FILE as grub-setup
--grub-mkimage=FILE
use FILE as grub-mkimage
--grub-mkrelpath=FILE
use FILE as grub-mkrelpath
--grub-mkdevicemap=FILE use FILE as grub-mkdevicemap
--grub-probe=FILE
use FILE as grub-probe
--no-floppy
do not probe any floppy drive
--allow-floppy
Make the drive also bootable as floppy (default for fdX devices). May break on some BIOSes.
--recheck
probe a device map even if it already exists
--force
install even if problems are detected
--no-nvram
don't update the boot-device NVRAM variable

INSTALL_DEVICE can be a GRUB device name or a system device filename.

grub-install copies GRUB images into /boot/grub, and uses grub-setup to install grub into the boot sector.  

REPORTING BUGS

Report bugs to <bug-grub@gnu.org>.  

SEE ALSO

The full documentation for grub-install is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the info and grub-install programs are properly installed at your site, the command
info grub-install

should give you access to the complete manual.


 

Index

NAME
SYNOPSIS
DESCRIPTION
REPORTING BUGS
SEE ALSO

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Time: 22:01:43 GMT, April 16, 2011