[lug] Determining if Lilo or Grub is current bootloader

David L. Anselmi anselmi at anselmi.us
Wed Jan 17 18:13:51 MST 2007

Kevin Fenzi wrote:
> dd if=/dev/hda bs=32k count=1 | strings | grep GRUB
> if you get:

You can also pipe to xxd which will give you hints if it isn't a Linux 
boot loader.


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