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Re: GRUB2 EFI and multiboot.mod for use with Xen

From: Lennart Sorensen
Subject: Re: GRUB2 EFI and multiboot.mod for use with Xen
Date: Tue, 23 Nov 2010 13:17:44 -0500
User-agent: Mutt/1.5.18 (2008-05-17)

On Tue, Nov 23, 2010 at 06:55:15PM +0100, Søren Grønning Iversen wrote:
>  I have existing well functioning Xen setups that I'd like to transfer  
> to this Mac Pro, but the only bit that seems to block this move is the  
> capabilities of GRUB2-EFI concerning multiboot functionality.

Oh, are you trying to dual boot the Mac between Linux (to run xen stuff)
and Mac OS?

> I'm very pleased with my experiences with Xen until now and I am much  
> more at home with Xen at the moment so it never really struck me that I  
> might very well look to KVM for this ... One thing that has definately  
> caught my attention with KVM is Red Hat's emerging oVirt management  
> interface. It seems to be a really slick Ruby on Rails based piece of  
> work and I could see that do a lot of good for me in the future, but  
> this is altogether a different story from the GRUB2-EFI starting point ;)

I have used grub2 on standard BIOS based PCs, and on openfirmware.
I haven't tried EFI myself, so no idea what kind of bugs to expect
with that.

Len Sorensen

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