[coreboot] Dual boot!

Bao C. Ha bao at hacom.net
Fri Apr 11 00:56:32 CEST 2008

Is it safe to assume that ADLO can load grub? Then, from there, I
can either run Linux or FreeBSD?


> Hi,
> On 11.04.2008 00:41, Bao C. Ha wrote:
>> I would like to dual boot: either Linux or FreeBSD.
>> If I build a coreboot bios using FILO as the payload, would I
>> be able to load grub? Then, from grub, booting either Linux or
>> FreeBSD? Or should I use grub2 as the payload?
> Sorry, GRUB uses BIOS services which we don't provide by default, so
> you'll have to use FILO for Linux and ADLO for FreeBSD. It may be
> possible to boot FreeBSD without ADLO, but I'm not familiar enough with
> its source.
> Regards,
> Carl-Daniel
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Best Regards.
Bao C. Ha
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