Grub for x86_64

Ken Moffat ken at linuxfromscratch.org
Tue Mar 17 11:47:12 PDT 2009


On Tue, Mar 17, 2009 at 01:47:51AM +0000, Koornstra, Reinoud wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> Any of you guys cross compiled grub for x86_64?
> Kind Regards,
> 
> Reinoud.

 You're asking on the wrong list - BLFS is for the packages which
come after the basic system  (server apps, or desktop).  For the
moment, LFS itself is resolutely x86 and 32-bit-only.

 I hesitate to point you to cross-lfs.org because you seem to be
deliberately ignoring them, but grub is covered in the clfs multilib
x86_64 book, and the pure64 version (x86_64-64, otherwise known as
amd64 in some circles) uses lilo because grub needs 32-bit libraries.

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