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Posted on 2011-09-14
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Hello,

What should I do, if the "device.map" is empty after the upgrade from Debian 5 to Debian 6?

Thank you.

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This is one of the errors:
/usr/sbin/grub-probe: error: cannot find a GRUB drive for /dev/xvda1.  Check your device.map.
Auto-detection of a filesystem of /dev/xvda1 failed.

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It is on a Xen VM.
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No response from anyone. What a shame!

A colleague of mine, helped to resolve the issue.
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manual editing of menu.lst
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