[lug] Determining if Lilo or Grub is current bootloader
blug-mail at duboulder.com
Wed Jan 17 19:03:18 MST 2007
David L. Anselmi wrote:
> Zan Lynx wrote:
>> LILO works on RAID-1 mirrors. GRUB does not, as far as I know.
> Ditto if your kernel is on LVM.
You can use an initramfs for raid or LVM with grub. I just finished
setting up a machine where the root fs is on an LVM partition. I think
the initramfs mechanism is more general than specialized code in the
loader. You can make it handle the case of an LVM root fs on an encrypted
volume on a sw raid if you really wanted to.
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