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Re: when upgrading to 12.10, grub fails to install if using RAID0
Heikki Wilenius <heikki.wilenius@xxxxxx>
Wouter van der Graaf <wouter@xxxxxxxxx>
Thu, 25 Oct 2012 14:10:44 +0200
Sony Vaio Z-series Laptop <sony-vaio-z-series@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
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Had the same experience this week upgrading 12.04 to 12.10 on my Z13.
Same RAID config.
I fixed it by booting with 12.10 live CD (USB stick) and installing and
I guess the problem is related to GRUB being upgraded from 1.99 to GRUB
2. After the fix everything works as you would expect.
Op 25-10-12 13:56, Heikki Wilenius schreef:
just a quick remark for those of you who are thinking about upgrading to 12.10.
I upgraded by 12.04 install to 12.10 (using a Z13 with no custom
kernels, bios hacks or drivers). Everything went well, except that the
upgrade script does not play nice with RAID. I have my two SSDs as one
RAID0 hard disk. I had to create a bootable USB drive, boot using that
one, and re-install grub to the root of the logical hard drive (in my
I'm using bumblebee, so no fiddling with the GPU drivers, my first
impressions are that everything works like before.
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