Subject: Re: Bootloaders
To: Rick Byers <>
From: D. J. Vanecek <>
List: port-i386
Date: 12/24/1997 13:11:31
> Hi,
> OS-BS is pretty good, and available on the NetBSD ftp site in
> /pub/NetBSD/NetBSD-1.3_BETA/i386/installation/misc/osbsbeta.exe (the beta
> is very stable).
> I use GRUB, which has many more features (ability to boot from floppies,
> or any partition/BSD slice) - but is more complex to setup.  I don't have
> a URL offhand though...
> 	Rick
>  On Wed, 24 Dec 1997, Chris Cowdery wrote:
> > Hi all,
> > 	Can anyone recommend a multiple boot loader which gives
> > me a menu at boot to choose between Windoze 95 (primary partition)
> > and BSD (second partition). FTP address would also be useful.

For GRUB see:

  Linkname: GRUB -- GRand Unified Bootloader

It looks promising, but I have no personal experience.