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GRUB-SETUP

GRUB-SETUP

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

grub-setup - set up a device to boot using GRUB  

SYNOPSIS

grub-setup [OPTION...] DEVICE  

DESCRIPTION

Set up images to boot from DEVICE.

You should not normally run this program directly. Use grub-install instead.

-a, --allow-floppy
Make the drive also bootable as floppy (default for fdX devices). May break on some BIOSes.
-b, --boot-image=FILE
Use FILE as the boot image [default=boot.img]
-c, --core-image=FILE
Use FILE as the core image [default=core.img]
-d, --directory=DIR
Use GRUB files in the directory DIR [default=/boot/grub]
-f, --force
Install even if problems are detected
-m, --device-map=FILE
Use FILE as the device map [default=/boot/grub/device.map]
-r, --root-device=DEV
Use DEV as the root device [default=guessed]
-s, --skip-fs-probe
Do not probe for filesystems in DEVICE
-v, --verbose
Print verbose messages.
-?, --help
give this help list
--usage
give a short usage message
-V, --version
print program version

Mandatory or optional arguments to long options are also mandatory or optional for any corresponding short options.

DEVICE must be an OS device (e.g. /dev/sda).  

REPORTING BUGS

Report bugs to <bug-grub@gnu.org>.  

SEE ALSO

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

should give you access to the complete manual.


 

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NAME
SYNOPSIS
DESCRIPTION
REPORTING BUGS
SEE ALSO

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