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GRUB-PROBE(8) System Administration Utilities GRUB-PROBE(8)

grub-probe - probe device information for GRUB

grub-probe [OPTION...] [OPTION]... [PATH|DEVICE]

Probe device information for a given path (or device, if the -d option is given).
separate items in output using ASCII NUL characters
-d, --device
given argument is a system device, not a path
-m, --device-map=FILE
use FILE as the device map [default=/boot/grub/]
-t, --target=TARGET
print TARGET available targets: abstraction, arc_hints, baremetal_hints, bios_hints, compatibility_hint, cryptodisk_uuid, device, disk, drive, efi_hints, fs, fs_label, fs_uuid, gpt_parttype, hints_string, ieee1275_hints, msdos_parttype, partmap, partuuid, zero_check [default=fs]
-v, --verbose
print verbose messages.
-?, --help
give this help list
give a short usage message
-V, --version
print program version

Mandatory or optional arguments to long options are also mandatory or optional for any corresponding short options.

Report bugs to <>.


The full documentation for grub-probe is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the info and grub-probe programs are properly installed at your site, the command

info grub-probe

should give you access to the complete manual.

June 2020 grub-probe 2.04