Appendix E. The GRUB Boot Loader
E.1. Boot Loaders and System Architecture
Table E.1. Boot Loaders by Architecture
|IBM Power Systems||yaboot|
|IBM System z||z/IPL|
/(root) partition in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.9 can only use the ext2, ext3, and ext4 (recommended) file systems. You cannot use any other file system for this partition, such as Btrfs, XFS, or VFAT. Other partitions, such as
/home, can use any supported file system, including Btrfs and XFS (if available). See the following article on the Red Hat Customer Portal for additional information: https://access.redhat.com/solutions/667273.