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Re: Considerations for lilo removal

On Mon, Jun 16, 2008 at 11:55:49PM +0300, Riku Voipio wrote:

> Having one well working tool is better than having multiple mediocre,
> buggy tools to choose from.

The problem is that we do not have one well working tool. Grub certainly
does not qualify as such and there is no hope it ever will. So until
grub2 reaches perfection or somebody writes a brand new bootloader,
we're better with two imperfect bootloaders that have a different set of

> Grub and Lilo do a simple well defined task.

Simple? "Well defined"?!? Gimme' the crack you're smoking...


     MTA SZTAKI Computer and Automation Research Institute
                Hungarian Academy of Sciences

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