Merging /boot and rearring grub2 entries

Posted by Tobias Kienzler on Ask Ubuntu See other posts from Ask Ubuntu or by Tobias Kienzler
Published on 2011-01-09T08:58:02Z Indexed on 2011/01/09 8:59 UTC
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I have used 10.10 and now for testing purposes installed 10.04 to a separate partition. 10.10 is currently on a single partition, while for 10.04 I decided to separate /boot to a third partition. Now my questions:

  • How can I move and merge 10.10's /boot on the new /boot partition
  • What do I have to modify to rearrange the (automatic) entries?
  • How can I have the entries contain the distribution name to reduce confusion?
  • How can I make sure the grub configuration stays identical?

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