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Re: trying to install Debian encrypted in an existed partition, keeping the rest as it is ...




On 1/30/19 11:05 AM, Brian wrote:
On Wed 30 Jan 2019 at 19:51:06 +0100, Pascal Hambourg wrote:

Le 30/01/2019 à 16:01, Brian a écrit :
On Wed 30 Jan 2019 at 06:42:30 -0800, David Christensen wrote:

To avoid confusion, install (and update/upgrade) on a computer with
no other drives connected (so that GRUB does not create boot menu entries
for other operating systems).
(...)
Wouldn't removing os-prober save having to hunt down a driveless
machine?

Yes. Or just add this line to /etc/default/grub :

GRUB_DISABLE_OS_PROBER=true

A much more satisfactory and flexible technique than using brute force.

+1


I will need to look that up the next time I reach for my Debian-on-USB flash drives.


David