Ubuntu – How to know the version of GRUB

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How do I find the version of GRUB that is running in a particular version of Ubuntu? I want a terminal command that tells me.

Best Answer

  • For me the above answer given by @Daniel does not work. I have Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (this also works with Ubuntu 17.10) and to check the version of Grub (Grub2) I need to type:

    grub-install --version

    check grub2 version