Comment 4 for bug 604417

BuM (bumaw) wrote :

Distributor ID: Ubuntu
Description: Ubuntu maverick (development branch)
Release: 10.10
Codename: maverick

root@bum-laptop:/home/bum# grub-install -v
grub-install (GRUB) 1.98+20100804-4ubuntu6

root@bum-laptop:/home/bum# sudo sh -x /usr/bin/grub-mkimage --test
/usr/bin/grub-mkimage: 1: Syntax error: "(" unexpected

root@bum-laptop:/home/bum# grub-install --no-floppy --root-directory=/mnt/sdb1/ /dev/sdb
/usr/sbin/grub-setup: warn: warn: The area of deposition is extremely small. Core.img file will not fit in it ..
/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..
/usr/sbin/grub-setup: error: for sure if they are required to block list, use the parameter - force.