LILO bad, GRUB good

Christian christian.von.kietzell at sdl.regiocom.net
Wed Nov 8 15:12:01 PST 2000


> GRUB knows the file system, so it looks after the kernel file name, and boots 
> whatever that inode points to. If you move the kernel around, you just have 
> to tell GRUB at *bootup* time: "My kernel now lives under 
> (hd0)/strangedir/strangename"

If GRUB knows about the filesystem is it limited to certain filesystems?
I wonder whether it can handle reiserfs. If it does, I'd be happy to kick
lilo off my hd ;)

Christian



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