Comment 5 for bug 953559

Brian Murray (brian-murray) wrote :

Mar 12 23:46:33 ubuntu grub-installer: info: Installing grub on '/dev/sda'
Mar 12 23:46:34 ubuntu grub-installer: info: grub-install supports --no-floppy
Mar 12 23:46:34 ubuntu grub-installer: info: Running chroot /target grub-install --no-floppy --force "/dev/sda"
Mar 12 23:46:39 ubuntu grub-installer: /usr/sbin/grub-setup: warn:
Mar 12 23:46:39 ubuntu grub-installer:
Mar 12 23:46:39 ubuntu grub-installer: Your core.img is unusually large. It won't fit in the embedding area.
Mar 12 23:46:39 ubuntu grub-installer: .
Mar 12 23:46:39 ubuntu grub-installer: /usr/sbin/grub-setup: warn:
Mar 12 23:46:39 ubuntu grub-installer:
Mar 12 23:46:39 ubuntu grub-installer: Embedding is not possible. GRUB can only be installed in this setup by using blocklists. However, blocklists are UNRELIABLE and their use is discouraged.
Mar 12 23:46:39 ubuntu grub-installer: .
Mar 12 23:46:44 ubuntu grub-installer: /usr/sbin/grub-setup: error:
Mar 12 23:46:44 ubuntu grub-installer:
Mar 12 23:46:44 ubuntu grub-installer: cannot read `/@/boot/grub/core.img' correctly
Mar 12 23:46:44 ubuntu grub-installer: .
Mar 12 23:46:44 ubuntu grub-installer: error: Running 'grub-install --no-floppy --force "/dev/sda"' failed.