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Re: GRUB2 and Multiboot?

From: Yoshinori K. Okuji
Subject: Re: GRUB2 and Multiboot?
Date: Fri, 25 Apr 2008 15:25:02 +0200
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On Monday 14 April 2008 04:52, Julian Salazar wrote:
> Sorry if I wasn't more specific, but I was talking about the multiboot
> draft at, specifically the Multiboot
> Information Format.
> > Or maybe you mean that the kernel should tell the bootloader whether the
> > control should be passed to it in the 64-bit mode?
> Exactly what I mean - maybe there should a flag of some kind, or a
> parameter...

The Multiboot Specification 2 will always pass control in 32-bit mode on 
x86_64. I think this was the conclusion of a past discussion...


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