I got the xfs patch for grub and built an rpm with it installed - the
redhat version does not have it in there.
I have not had time to test it yet, but we could put it up
on the ftp site for some brave souls witj disposable machines
to try out.
> >>>>> "Stuart" == Stuart Luppescu <s-luppescu@xxxxxxxxxxxx> writes:
> Stuart> I remember hearing something about GRUB not being xfs aware,
> Stuart> or something like that. Are we limited to LILO, or will the
> Stuart> XFS RedHat 7.2 installer properly handle GRUB? Just a little
> Stuart> curiousity.
> Answer is that I don't know yet.
> There is an XFS patch for grub available. Whether it is included in
> the Red Hat shipped version I don't know. It's on my list of things
> to investigate. For the time being, however, grub is disabled in the
> XFS installer.
> If anyone feels like checking the grub source RPM and/or send me a
> patch I can roll in, feel free.
> Martin K. Petersen, Principal Linux Consultant, Linuxcare, Inc.
> mkp@xxxxxxxxxxxxx, http://www.linuxcare.com/
> SGI XFS for Linux Developer, http://oss.sgi.com/projects/xfs/