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GRUB-INSTALL(8)		System Administration Utilities	       GRUB-INSTALL(8)

       grub-install - install GRUB to a device

       grub-install [OPTION...] [OPTION] [INSTALL_DEVICE]

       Install GRUB on your drive.

	      compress GRUB files [optional]

       -d, --directory=DIR
	      use  images  and modules under DIR [default=/usr/lib/grub/<plat‐

	      install FONTS [default=unicode]

	      install only MODULES and their dependencies [default=all]

       -k, --pubkey=FILE
	      embed FILE as public key for signature checking

       --locale-directory=DIR use translations under DIR

	      install only LOCALES [default=all]

	      pre-load specified modules MODULES

	      install THEMES [default=starfield]

       -v, --verbose
	      print verbose messages.

	      make  the	 drive	also  bootable	as  floppy  (default  for  fdX
	      devices). May break on some BIOSes.

	      install  GRUB images under the directory DIR/grub instead of the
	      boot/grub directory

	      the ID of bootloader. This option is only available on  EFI  and

	      choose the compression to use for core image

	      disk  module  to	use  (biosdisk or native). This option is only
	      available on BIOS target.

	      use DIR as the EFI System Partition root.

	      install even if problems are detected

	      use identifier file even if UUID is available

	      use COLOR for label background

	      use COLOR for label

	      use FILE as font for label

       --macppc-directory=DIR use DIR for PPC MAC install.

	      do not install bootsector

	      don't update the	`boot-device'/`Boot*'  NVRAM  variables.  This
	      option is only available on EFI and IEEE1275 targets.

	      Do  not  apply  any  reed-solomon codes when embedding core.img.
	      This option is only available on x86 BIOS targets.

	      do not install an image usable with UEFI Secure  Boot,  even  if
	      the  system  was currently started using it. This option is only
	      available on EFI.

	      use STRING as product version

	      delete device map if it already exists

	      the installation device is removable. This option is only avail‐
	      able on EFI.

       -s, --skip-fs-probe
	      do not probe for filesystems in DEVICE

	      install GRUB for TARGET platform [default=i386-pc]

	      install  an  image usable with UEFI Secure Boot.	This option is
	      only available on EFI and if the	grub-efi-amd64-signed  package
	      is installed.

       -?, --help
	      give this help list

	      give a short usage message

       -V, --version
	      print program version

       Mandatory  or  optional arguments to long options are also mandatory or
       optional for any corresponding short options.

       INSTALL_DEVICE must be system  device  filename.	  grub-install	copies
       GRUB  images  into  boot/grub.	On some platforms, it may also install
       GRUB into the boot sector.

       Report bugs to <>.

       grub-mkconfig(8), grub-mkimage(1), grub-mkrescue(1)

       The full documentation for grub-install is maintained as a Texinfo man‐
       ual.   If  the info and grub-install programs are properly installed at
       your site, the command

	      info grub-install

       should give you access to the complete manual.

grub-install (GRUB) 2.02~beta2-9  April 2014		       GRUB-INSTALL(8)

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