grub-mkimage − make a bootable image of GRUB
grub-mkimage [OPTION...] [OPTION]... [MODULES]
Make a bootable
image of GRUB.
embed FILE as an early config
choose the compression to use for core image
use images and modules under DIR [default=/usr/lib/grub2/<platform>]
embed FILE as public key for signature checking
embed FILE as a memdisk image
‘−p (memdisk)/boot/grub’ and overrides
any prefix supplied previously, but the prefix
itself can be overridden by later options
add NOTE segment for CHRP IEEE1275
output a generated image to FILE [default=stdout]
generate an image in FORMAT available formats: i386−coreboot, i386−multiboot, i386−pc, i386−pc−pxe, i386−pc−eltorito, i386−efi, i386−ieee1275, i386−qemu, x86_64−efi, i386−xen, x86_64−xen, mipsel−yeeloong−flash, mipsel−fuloong2f−flash, mipsel−loongson−elf, powerpc−ieee1275, sparc64−ieee1275−raw, sparc64−ieee1275−cdcore, sparc64−ieee1275−aout, ia64−efi, mips−arc, mipsel−arc, mipsel−qemu_mips−elf, mips−qemu_mips−flash, mipsel−qemu_mips−flash, mips−qemu_mips−elf, arm−uboot, arm−efi, arm64−efi
set prefix directory [default=/boot/grub2]
print verbose messages.
give this help list
give a short usage message
print program version
Mandatory or optional arguments to long options are also mandatory or optional for any corresponding short options.
Report bugs to <bug−firstname.lastname@example.org>.
grub-install(8), grub-mkrescue(1), grub-mknetdir(8)
The full documentation for grub-mkimage is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the info and grub-mkimage programs are properly installed at your site, the command
should give you access to the complete manual.
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