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Re: GSoC: CD-ROM booting options

From: Marco Gerards
Subject: Re: GSoC: CD-ROM booting options
Date: Mon, 04 Jun 2007 17:10:53 +0200
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"Alex Roman" <address@hidden> writes:

Hi Alex,


> Do we want to be able to boot the computer from GRUB2 installed on a
> medium (whatever it may be), then be able to boot from a CD  (in
> whatever mode - emulation or no emulation)?


> Do we also want to be able to boot the computer through the BIOS from
> a CD on which GRUB2 was installed and continue booting from the CD
> (like GRUB legacy does)?


> Do we want to support both?


> Personally, I think both are important to support, but I want to see
> what the majority of developers and users think we should support.

Just focus on one thing first.  I think booting from a BIOS that
supports CDROMs already won't be too hard.


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