Hi,

I know this thread is old, but on the (very rare) chance that this tip
helps, ....

On Sun, Sep 13, 2015 at 4:12 PM, Rugxulo <rugx...@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> On Sat, Sep 12, 2015 at 12:02 PM, Marlon <guik...@gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>> I've decided to follow the steps here:
>> http://bitcheese.net/freedos%2Finstall
>
>> Then he goes on to say:
>> -----------------------
>> Edit /boot/grub/menu.lst
>>
>> Add the following:
>>
>> title FreeDOS
>> rootnoverify (hd1,2)
>> chainloader +1
>> makeactive
>>
>> Where (hd1,2) is your FAT32 partition.
>>
>> --------------------------------------------------
>>
>> but there is no /boot/grub/menu.lst anymore in GRUB 2, it is replaced by
>> /boot/grub/grub.cfg ,

https://wiki.debian.org/DualBoot/FreeDOS

"
In case of a newer (in /etc/grub.d/40_custom) :

menuentry "FreeDOS (flash bios)" {
        insmod fat
        set root='(hd0,msdos2)'
        linux16 /memdisk
        initrd16 /fdboot.img
}

and run update-grub afterwards
"

>> which warns users NOT TO EDIT,
>> "It is automatically generated by grub-mkconfig using templates
>>  from /etc/grub.d and settings from /etc/default/grub"
>>
>> So I'm guessing I should add the 4 lines above, as suggested by the author,
>> to /etc/default/grub , am I correct?

There's also this, although it doesn't mention GRUB, instead
preferring GRML Live Linux (grml2usb and replacing FreeDOS Balder
.img):

https://wiki.debian.org/FlashBIOS

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