RE: Which platforms have GRUB?

Jonathan Masters jcm at
Fri Jun 14 22:55:45 UTC 2013

However all future 64-bit ARM (AArch64) systems will use GRUB2.

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-----Original Message-----
From: Jeffrey Bastian [jbastian at]
Received: Friday, 14 Jun 2013, 17:31
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Subject: Re: Which platforms have GRUB?

On Fri, Jun 14, 2013 at 02:48:42PM -0400, Eric H. Christensen wrote:
> I'm working on text in the Fedora Security Guide discussing GRUB.
> There is a sentence that reads "[Fedora] ships with the GRUB boot
> loader on the x86 platform." and I am curious as to how true that is.
> Do we not use GRUB on any other platform?

Most ARM systems use U-boot. PPC64 uses yaboot.  I don't know what s390x

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