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Re: Fw: Re: People having trouble with dualboots?


On Tue, Nov 2, 2010 at 7:47 PM, Tim Bernhard <ohiomoto@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> The workaround for this issue is simple and should be included in the wiki
> until the problem is solved.
> "To get around this run sudo apt-get install os-prober. Run sudo os-prober
> and then sudo update-grub."

Very handy hint - thanks for this. I had been wondering how to
reinstate Crunchbang, the OS which I dual-boot with Lubuntu on my old
notebook. Adding os-prober was enough; Lubuntu added Crunchbang to its
menu all by itself. Nice one!

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