What does GRUB see?

Posted on 07.09.2010 by Kim N. Lesmer.

If you need to figure out how GRUB is viewing your harddrives, you can achieve that like this:

First enter the GRUB console:

$ grub

Next enter the following and press the "TAB" key.

grub> root(hd

Step by step GRUB will display all your drives and partitions.