Re: Alternatives to grub and lilo? was grub2 menu problems
On Thu, Apr 24, 2014 at 4:38 AM, Kruppt <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On 2014-04-23, Steve Litt <email@example.com> wrote:
>> Is there a simpler bootloader that works with Linux? I don't want GUI.
>> I don't want a framebuffer. I don't want a splash screen. And I don't
>> want to wade through seven files to turn those things off. Basically,
>> I'd like something like LILO that understands ext4.
> There are patched versions of Grub Legacy out there that
> *understand* ext4 and the use of UUID's.
The last versions of Fedora's grub1 (IIRC in F15) could read an ext4
filesystem so you could get its src.rpm, unpack, and rebuild it.