PSA: Dell Xps 9360 bios 1.2.5 may break dual boot

No proof, but circumstantial evidence drops heavy hints…

After SPECTRE and friends, there was a round of updates, including the 1.2.5 BIOS.

These seemed harmless/unavoidable enough, so I duly updated.

And found I could no longer dual boot.

Recently, shutting down the machine from Windows seems to trigger a popup from the system claiming the HDD cannot be found. Powering off, then rebooting seems to indicate the machine is fine.

Under 1.2.5 however the Grub menu is gone.

I can’t prove it, but beware of this update.

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