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Re: x86_64 EFI support for grub2 ?

From: Bean
Subject: Re: x86_64 EFI support for grub2 ?
Date: Mon, 26 May 2008 00:44:45 +0800

On Sun, May 25, 2008 at 11:48 PM, Isaac Dupree
<address@hidden> wrote:
> (oh, since I'm running a 32-bit Linux on my 64-bit machine right now, I'm
> not sure if I'll actually be a useful tester?)

BTW, it's really easy to test efi image with the latest refit. Just
install refit 0.11 in OS X, and it would be used as the default boot
manager. Then, copy an efi image to / or /efi/xxxx/ of any
fat/ext2/ext3/hfs+/reiserfs partition (remember to install the fs
module, though), and it show up automatically in the boot menu.

You can verify it with refit 0.9 which use ia32 image. Download the
binary package, extract refit.efi to the root directory, and it should
be in the menu. When you choose it, it would say unsupported image.


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