Grub error while moving a VMWare Guest from one cluster to another.

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  • When moving a VMware guest from one cluster to another, the operation fails at 97% saying it was unable to load GRUB.
  • The following error appears
An error occurred during the conversion: 'GrubInstaller::InstallGrub: /usr/lib/vmware-converter/ failed with return code: 255, and message:...


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5/6
  • VMWare Virtualization Platform

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