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Old 04-22-2010, 04:00 AM   #1
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LXer: Transitioning to the new GRUB2 boot loader

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To most people, boot loaders aren't the most exciting aspect of an operating system, but they are extraordinarily important. Without a functioning boot loader, nothing else works. Currently, a transition from the old Grand Unified Bootloader (GRUB) Legacy tool to the new GRUB 2 is underway. GRUB 2 is the default boot loader in Ubuntu 9.10, and it's an option in most other major Linux distributions. Sooner or later, other distributions will deploy GRUB 2 as the default boot loader.

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I don't think I want a linux system to be directly booting the kernel of any BSD system that I run.


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