GRUB2 and GNU/kFreeBSD (was: Re: GNU/kFreeBSD into the Debian archive (aka we need your help))
On Sun, Apr 05, 2009 at 07:29:00PM +0200, Robert Millan wrote:
> Recent versions of GRUB 2 can load the kernel directly. Something like
> this I think:
> freebsd /boot/kernel
> freebsd_loadenv /boot/devices.hints
> set FreeBSD.vfs.root.mountfrom=ufs:ad0s1
Anyone managed to get the Debian grub maintainance scripts working
from inside GNU/kFreeBSD?
My recent try (just a few weeks ago) failed badly because grub-probe
(and therefore update-grub) expects harddisks to be block devices
while they are character devices under (k)FreeBSD.
Axel Beckert - firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com - http://noone.org/abe/