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Re: Grub



On Tue, Nov 06, 2001 at 08:30:11PM +1100, Brian May wrote:
> >>>>> "Ethan" == Ethan Benson <erbenson@alaska.net> writes:
> 
>     >> Does GRUB work on anything other than i386?  The Debian package
>     >> is an i386 only package.
> 
>     Ethan> its very i386 only.
> 
> Just curious: What happens when the Hurd gets ported to other
> platforms?
> 
> AFAIK, Hurd *needs* Grub in order to boot, because it is the only one
> which supports the required multiboot (or whatever it is called)
> standard).

then we port the multiboot stuff to yaboot, silo etc.

thats much much easier then porting grub to $arch

-- 
Ethan Benson
http://www.alaska.net/~erbenson/

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