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Re: when upgrading to 12.10, grub fails to install if using RAID0
Im planning on doing a complete format and clean installation of 12.10 on my
Sony Vaio Z21 this weekend, ill post back the results when done.
d.net] Namens Wouter van der Graaf
Verzonden: donderdag 25 oktober 2012 14:11
Aan: Heikki Wilenius
CC: Sony Vaio Z-series Laptop
Onderwerp: Re: [Sony-vaio-z-series] when upgrading to 12.10, grub fails to
install if using RAID0
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
> 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
> case "/dev/mapper/iswfeheiegigVolume0").
> I'm using bumblebee, so no fiddling with the GPU drivers, my first
> impressions are that everything works like before.
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