grub dependencies

Nathan Coulson conathan at
Sat Jun 11 22:45:10 PDT 2011

On Sat, Jun 11, 2011 at 7:25 PM, Bruce Dubbs <bruce.dubbs at> wrote:
> I have finally found time to try to put GRUB-1.99 in the book.  Building
> the package is not an issue, but creating a backup is:
> /usr/bin/grub-mkrescue: line 310: xorriso: command not found
> The package is at
> Do we add yet another package to LFS or skip the section on backups in
> Section 8.4?
> There are other problems with grub.  grub-probe is not working properly
> and that causes the configuration to fail.  I'm inquiring upstream about
> that.
>   -- Bruce
> --

probably better to leave out the backup option.  It can be better
flushed out in a blfs page, if we wanted, or we can just point to the
grub manual

Nathan Coulson (conathan)
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