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From: Frank Peters <frank.peters@...>
Subject: Re: About to install on a 64 bit system. Advice wanted.
Date: Wed, 8 Dec 2010 23:51:36 -0500
On Wed, 8 Dec 2010 19:13:18 -0700
Stan Sander <stsander@...> wrote:

> In addition to using grub-static, you will need to have the
> IA32 Emulation enabled in your kernel, else you won't be able
>  to execute grub at all.

If you are building a system largely for personal or even small
business use, you can easily use lilo instead of grub.

Lilo is still actively maintained and is my personal preference.

Frank Peters


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