grub - GRand Unified Bootloader

Property Value
Distribution Mageia Cauldron
Repository Mageia Core i586
Package filename grub-0.97-48.mga7.i586.rpm
Package name grub
Package version 0.97
Package release 48.mga7
Package architecture i586
Package type rpm
Category System/Boot and Init
License GPLv2+
Maintainer -
Download size 193.50 KB
Installed size 575.89 KB
GRUB is a GPLed bootloader intended to unify bootloading across x86
operating systems.  In addition to loading the Linux and *BSD kernels,
it implements the Multiboot standard, which allows for flexible loading
of multiple boot images (needed for modular kernels such as the GNU


Package Version Architecture Repository
grub-0.97-48.mga7.x86_64.rpm 0.97 x86_64 Mageia Core
grub - - -


Name Value - - - - - - -


Name Value
bootloader -
grub == 0.97-48.mga7
grub(x86-32) == 0.97-48.mga7


Name Value
initscripts <= 6.40.2-15


Type URL
Binary Package grub-0.97-48.mga7.i586.rpm
Source Package grub-0.97-48.mga7.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Enable Mageia Core repository on Install and Remove Software
  2. Update packages list:
    # urpmi.update -a
  3. Install grub rpm package:
    # urpmi grub




2018-09-03 - tv <tv> 0.97-48.mga7
(not released yet)
+ Revision: 1256406
- add 2 patches from Debian/Gentoo:
o Disable PIE for stage1 and stage2
This is no use for freestanding binaries and causes an explosion in binary size
o Add %esp to list of clobbered registers
- make sure comment ends in %triggerun instead of %post
- rely on filetriggers for info system (mga#23482)
2017-12-17 - pterjan <pterjan> 0.97-47.mga7
+ Revision: 1183038
- Only build stage2/common.c with -O2, the rest work fine with -Os
2017-12-16 - pterjan <pterjan> 0.97-46.mga7
+ Revision: 1182913
- Switch to -O2 to allow users to boot and fix a bug while I am there
- Fix a bug in grub-varargs.diff
2017-10-17 - daviddavid <daviddavid> 0.97-45.mga7
+ Revision: 1172413
- drop defattr to fix doc dir execute permission (mga#21870)
2017-01-17 - tv <tv> 0.97-44.mga6
+ Revision: 1082143
- do no try to reinvent /boot/grub/
(which is generated since at least 2000)
this was added in order in 0.97-13mdk on Sep 12 2005 in order to upgrade
Connectiva to Mandriva (which we don't care anymore)
2016-02-19 - umeabot <umeabot> 0.97-43.mga6
+ Revision: 969321
- Mageia 6 Mass Rebuild

See Also

Package Description
grub-customizer-5.1.0-1.mga7.i586.rpm Graphical interface to configure the grub2/burg settings
grub-doc-0.97-48.mga7.i586.rpm More documentation for grub
grub2-2.02.0-15.mga7.i586.rpm Bootloader with support for Linux, Multiboot and more
grub2-common-2.02.0-15.mga7.i586.rpm Provides files common to both grub2 and grub2-efi
grub2-efi-2.02.0-15.mga7.i586.rpm Boot-loader with support for EFI
grub2-mageia-theme-2.02.0-15.mga7.noarch.rpm Provides a graphical theme with a custom Mageia background for grub2
grub2-mageia-theme-dejavu-1.0-7.3.mga7.noarch.rpm Alternative Mageia GRUB2 theme using the DejaVu font
grutatxt-2.0.16-9.mga7.noarch.rpm Text to HTML converter
gsbase-2.0.1-10.mga7.noarch.rpm A collection of java utility classes
gsbase-javadoc-2.0.1-10.mga7.noarch.rpm Javadoc for gsbase
gscan2pdf-2.5.2-2.mga7.noarch.rpm Produces multipage PDFs from a scan
gsettings-desktop-schemas-3.32.0-3.mga7.i586.rpm Shared GSettings schemas for the desktop
gsettings-desktop-schemas-devel-3.32.0-3.mga7.i586.rpm Development files for gsettings-desktop-schemas
gsl-doc-2.5-1.mga7.noarch.rpm Documentation of the Scientific Library
gsl-progs-2.5-1.mga7.i586.rpm Programs of the Scientific Library