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[bugs #9928] Boot from USB

From: Yoshinori K. Okuji
Subject: [bugs #9928] Boot from USB
Date: Mon, 20 Sep 2004 18:08:21 -0400
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[bugs #9928] Latest Modifications:

Changes by: 
                Yoshinori K. Okuji <address@hidden>
                Mon 09/20/04 at 21:59 (GMT)

            What     | Removed                   | Added
          Resolution | None                      | Wont Fix
              Status | Open                      | Closed

------------------ Additional Follow-up Comments ----------------------------
No way. If your BIOS cannot start GRUB, what do you think GRUB can do?

[bugs #9928] Full Item Snapshot:

URL: <http://savannah.gnu.org/bugs/?func=detailitem&item_id=9928>
Project: GNU GRUB
Submitted by: 0
On: Sun 08/08/04 at 19:26

Category:  Booting
Severity:  Major
Priority:  5 - Normal
Item Group:  Feature Request
Resolution:  Wont Fix
Privacy:  Public
Assigned to:  None
Originator Name:  Markus
Originator Email:  address@hidden
Status:  Closed
Release:  0.95
Reproducibility:  None
Planned Release:  

Summary:  Boot from USB

Original Submission:  On old pc there is no "boot from usb" entry in the BIOS. 
And on new systems you need to configure it in the BIOS, but thats a security 
risk (everbody can then boot a usb-device). An entry in grub could be 

Follow-up Comments

Date: Mon 09/20/04 at 21:59         By: Yoshinori K. Okuji <okuji>
No way. If your BIOS cannot start GRUB, what do you think GRUB can do?

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