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Re: Heads up: new boot loader required for x86

On Fri, 21 Nov 2008 15:43:46 +0000
Andrew Doran <> wrote:

> Hi,
> If you are running i386/amd64 and use GENERIC, please
> 'cp /usr/mdec/boot /' after a build with the latest sources. It will
> be needed so that the boot loader can pick up a kernel module to
> handle the root file system.
> Alternatively you can put something like the following into /boot.cfg:
>       load ffs
Is this /boot compatible with older systems, i.e., can I do that part

                --Steve Bellovin,

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