Grub2 Worms Into Ubuntu (part 1)
Feb 11, 2010, 20:33 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Akkana Peck)
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What is Grub2?
- an informal term for a meal
- a soft thick wormlike larva of certain beetles and other
- GRand Unified Bootloader
"Grub -- the GRand Unified Bootloader -- is the program in
charge of booting your computer. When you start up your computer
and get a menu asking you whether you want Windows or Linux --
"Most of the time it just does its job quietly. But a change is
coming: Ubuntu has switched to a new version called grub2 starting
with the current 9.10 "Karmic koala" release, and other distros may
eventually follow suit."