upgrade of libc-2.3.3.so to libc-2.3.6.so problematic?

Andrei A. Voropaev av at simcon-mt.com
Mon Aug 28 08:01:57 PDT 2006


On Mon, Aug 28, 2006 at 04:46:19PM +0200, lynx.abraxas at freenet.de wrote:
> And here I go again...
> 
> Just  thought  about grub. Is all boot-loader part static? Is all of it in the
> MBR or does it need something from the host system it was installed from?
> Can I assume I will still be able to  boot  into  SuSE  with  grub  after  the
> upgrade, even if something went wrong?

In the regular case grub is fully independant from the OS. In other
words it is linked statically. I've even deleted the whole OS (save the
grub directory) and installed new one with grub still functioning.

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