My Oracle Support Banner

OVM :The Command "grub-install" Fails with "The file /boot/grub/stage1 not read correctly" Error. (Doc ID 2624968.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 01, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle VM - Version 3.3.1 and later
Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.4 with Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel [2.6.32] and later
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

On a VM which has a virtual disk(xvdb) as a boot disk, Below error is seen when the command "grub-install" is used to install GRUB to a device.

Changes

No changes.

Cause

To view full details, sign in with your My Oracle Support account.

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started!


In this Document
Symptoms
Changes
Cause
Solution


My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a million knowledge articles and a vibrant support community of peers and Oracle experts.