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Unable to find or install grub on course installation

Hi! I'm enjoying the course!

In the setup section, I found that some files were not installed, and of those I have failed to install grub.

I''m stuck trying to install it on the message:

E: Package 'grub' has no installation candidate

I am on a MacBook Pro, with VirtualBox, and the latest Ubuntu LTS (minimal installation).

I looked around on the web and tried:

sudo apt-get update; sudo apt-get install --reinstall grub
[sudo] password for anthonyharrison: 
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Package grub is not available, but is referred to by another package.
This may mean that the package is missing, has been obsoleted, or
is only available from another source
However the following packages replace it:
  grub2-common:i386 grub-pc:i386 grub-efi-ia32:i386 grub-efi-amd64:i386 grub2-common grub-pc grub-efi-ia32 grub-efi-amd64

E: Package 'grub' has no installation candidate

Any pointer?


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