Comment 3 for bug 896490

Brian Murray (brian-murray) wrote :

Nov 25 23:30:47 ubuntu grub-installer: info: grub-install supports --no-floppy
Nov 25 23:30:47 ubuntu grub-installer: info: Running chroot /target grub-install --no-floppy --force "/dev/sdc5"
Nov 25 23:30:50 ubuntu grub-installer: /usr/sbin/grub-setup: warn: Attempting to install GRUB to a partitionless disk or to a partition. This is a BAD idea..
Nov 25 23:30:50 ubuntu grub-installer: /usr/sbin/grub-setup: warn: Embedding is not possible. GRUB can only be installed in this setup by using blocklists. However, blocklists are UNRELIABLE and their use is discouraged..
Nov 25 23:30:55 ubuntu grub-installer: /usr/sbin/grub-setup: error: cannot read `/boot/grub/core.img' correctly.
Nov 25 23:30:55 ubuntu grub-installer: error: Running 'grub-install --no-floppy --force "/dev/sdc5"' failed.