GRUB 2 now default for new installations
A.Pirard at ulg.ac.be
Mon Jun 8 22:45:20 UTC 2009
On 2009-06-08 23:32, Colin Watson wrote :
> As of tomorrow's daily builds (assuming they build successfully,
> anyway), GRUB 2 will be the default boot loader for new installations,
> pursuant to the grub2-as-default discussion at UDS.
GRUB should be in its own partition, tentatively containing repair tools
This makes Ubuntu or any Linux undestroyable by Windows or anyone.
Restoring GRU/Ubuntu would be a most standard setting of a boot flag.
Similarly, the swap partition should be a Linux file.
This frees the user from swap considerations and opens Linux to dynamic
I once made twin disks and I fell in a trap.
I thought Linux would use the only swap partition on the disk.
But the swap partition was referenced by UUID.
Using both features would make the partition count a statu quo.
I, as a Linux sower, find both topics important when I make an
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