grub-floppy(8) System Manager's Manual grub-floppy(8)
grub-floppy - program to do build a generic grub boot disc
grub-floppy [options] <block_device>...
grub-floppy is a program to build a generic grub boot disc. The boot
disc when booted provides the grub command line (also referred to as
the grub shell).
For more information on using the grub command line, see info grub
This program follow the usual GNU command line syntax, with long
options starting with two dashes (`-'). A summary of options is
Show summary of options.
It is possible to create a grub boot disc using grub-install, although
the boot disc created will be specific to the computer it is created
on. Using grub-floppy will create a more generic floppy only limted by
The full documentation for grub is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If
the info and grub programs are properly installed at your site, the
should give you access to the complete manual.
This manual page was written by Jason Thomas <jasonATdebian.org>, for
the Debian GNU/Linux system (but may be used by others).
Jason Thomas August 17, 2001 grub-floppy(8)