grub - the second GNU GRand Unified Bootloader

Property Value
Distribution Slackware 14.2
Repository Salix x86_64
Package name grub
Package version 2.00
Package release 8dj
Package architecture x86_64
Package type txz
Installed size 39.37 MB
Download size 9.84 MB
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GRUB 2 has been rewritten from scratch to clean up everything for
modularity and portability.
Features are: Scripting support, Graphical interface, Rescue mode,
cross-platform and many more
Briefly, boot loader is the first software program that runs when a
computer starts. It is responsible for loading and transferring
control to the operating system kernel software (such as the Hurd or
the Linux). The kernel initializes the rest of the operating system.
* gettextvar, eval, getdate commands added.


Package Version Architecture Repository
grub-2.02-i586-4dj.txz 2.02 i586 Slackel
grub-2.02-x86_64-4dj.txz 2.02 x86_64 Slackel
grub-2.00-i586-8dj.txz 2.00 i586 Salix
grub-2.00-i586-5.txz 2.00 i586 Slackware
grub-2.00-x86_64-5.txz 2.00 x86_64 Slackware
grub - - -


Name Value
bzip2 -
eudev -
freetype -
fuse -
glib2 -
harfbuzz -
libpng -
lvm2 -
xz -
zlib -


Type URL
Binary Package grub-2.00-x86_64-8dj.txz
Source Package unknown

Install Howto

  1. Download grub-2.00-x86_64-8dj.txz
  2. Install grub txz package:
    # upgradepkg --install-new grub-2.00-x86_64-8dj.txz

See Also

Package Description
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gst-ffmpeg-0.10.13-x86_64-2gv.txz FFmpeg-based plug-in for gstreamer
gst-libav-1.6.3-x86_64-1gv.txz libav-based plug-in for gstreamer
gst-plugins-bad-1.6.3-x86_64-1gv.txz a set of plug-ins that need more quality
gst-plugins-bad0-0.10.23-x86_64-3gv.txz a set of plug-ins that need more quality
gst-plugins-ugly-1.6.3-x86_64-1gv.txz plug-ins which might have distribution problems
gst-plugins-ugly0-0.10.19-x86_64-1gv.txz plug-ins which might have distribution problems
gst-python-1.6.2-x86_64-1gv.txz python bindings for gstreamer
gst0-python-0.10.22-x86_64-1gv.txz python bindings for gstreamer
gtkman-1.0.1-noarch-1gv.txz a simple GTK+2 manual page viewer
gtksourceview-2.10.5-x86_64-2gv.txz syntax highlighting library for GTK+
gtksourceview3-3.18.2-x86_64-1gv.txz syntax highlighting library for GTK+
guefi-0.1.3-x86_64-1gv.txz a GTK+3 frontend for efibootmgr
hplip-3.16.7-x86_64-1gv.txz HP print/scan/fax support
htmldoc-1.8.29-x86_64-1gv.txz HTML Conversion Software