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Old 06-29-2012, 07:31 PM
Default Debian's grub doesn't detect Ubuntu (was: Debian's grub doesn't detect Ubuntu)

On Vi, 29 iun 12, 17:46:06, Mika Suomalainen wrote:
> I wondered why Debian's GRUB doesn't detect Ubuntu, but Ubuntu's GRUB
> detects Debian at #ubuntu-fi-offtopic on freenode and I got answer that
> Debian doesn't have os-prober.

I mentioned os-prober in my first message

> I noticed that that package is available on Debian repositories,
> installed it and ran "os-prober" and "update-grub" as root and then GRUB
> found Ubuntu.

os-prober is recommended by grub-common. If you don't install
recommended packages you should know what your are doing.

Kind regards,
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