grub2 = beta?

Alvin info at alvin.be
Wed Dec 9 20:41:44 GMT 2009


On Wednesday 09 December 2009 21:18:29 Jerry Lapham wrote:
> Just got a grub2 update for karmic which seems to indicate it's a beta.  Is
> it?  If so, why did Kubuntu 9.10 make it the default?

- yes, it is beta. It's not only the default in kubuntu, but in ubuntu-server 
as well!
- Honestly, I have no idea. I have never experienced more boot issues in 7 
years of Linux.

I like the fact that the GNU people are giving us a better boot loader, but I 
don't mind waiting for more stability.
In this case (Ubuntu), it was pure hubris to change the boot loader to a beta 
version AND pushed upstart at the same time.



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