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Re: Why Grub? Must I Switch?

On Mon, Oct 04, 2004 at 08:29:26AM +0100, Anthony Campbell wrote:
> I prefer to avoid all such risks by having a small DOS partition and
> booting from that with loadlin.exe. 

I used to do this, and still have some machines set up that way. Since
I discovered grub I don't bother any more. Any parameter tweaking or
selection of a different kernel can be done just as easily from grub
as in DOS, and there is the additional advantage that grub understands
filesystems other than FAT.


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