GRUB and modaddr

Adam Lackorzynski adam at
Wed Jan 17 10:13:58 CET 2007

On Tue Jan 16, 2007 at 23:25:17 +0000, Manuel A. Fernandez Montecelo wrote:
> If I understood it correctly (stumbling upon a memory overlapping error and 
> searching the web), that 'modaddr' command (or similar name, don't have it 
> around now) exists only in a fork of GRUB maintained to boot Fiasco (and 
> maybe other Dresden/L4 projects).

That's the case.
> Is there a way to run Fiasco with standard GRUB, or any ongoing work to be 
> able to do it? 

There's the bootstrap single-image mode which packs all modules into a
big one which can then be booted by any bootloader. To the boot loader
those images look like Linux. You should have a closer look at the
README and modules.list files in bootstrap/server/src.

Adam                 adam at

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