[LFS Trac] #1955: New Grub version

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Mon Sep 17 15:47:26 PDT 2007

#1955: New Grub version
 Reporter:  robert at linuxfromscratch.org  |        Owner:  lfs-book at linuxfromscratch.org
     Type:  task                         |       Status:  new                          
 Priority:  normal                       |    Milestone:  Future                       
Component:  Book                         |      Version:  SVN                          
 Severity:  normal                       |   Resolution:                               
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Comment (by jhuntwork at linuxfromscratch.org):

 Replying to [comment:4 Moody]:
 > Replying to [comment:1 alexander at linuxfromscratch.org]:
 > > Maybe it is a good idea to move grub out of Chapter 6, and document
 all known alternatives (lilo, grub, grub2, gujin, and maybe even
 etherboot) in the separate chapter.
 > ++
 > This is required when leaving the x86 terrain anyhow. On PPC, the
 bootloader cannot be GRUB but must be yaboot.

 I'm intending to do this very soon with the jh branch, mostly as a way for
 people to 'taste' the idea before it's seriously considered for trunk.
 I'll be dropping in a framework for it, and then hopefully I'll get some
 help filling in the contents. :)

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