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Re: lilo removal in squeeze (or, "please test grub2")

Kurt Roeckx <kurt@roeckx.be> writes:

> On Sun, May 23, 2010 at 01:11:48PM +0200, Cyril Brulebois wrote:
>> William Pitcock <nenolod@dereferenced.org> (22/05/2010):
>>> This means that users should *test grub2 extensively* before Squeeze
>>> is released so that any issues can be resolved now.
>> There should also be some folks fixing the discovered issues.
> grub2 currently seems to be having 18 RC bugs, plus a whole bunch
> of merged bugs, while lilo only has 1 RC bug.  

I chatted about this with the grub upstream a couple of days ago.
According to Vladimir, most of those bugs are already fixed, but there's
nobody around to do a new upload.  Both grub maintainers (Felix Zielke
and Robert Millan) unexpectedly disappeared some time ago.

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