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Re: grub2 on powerpc

Rick Thomas <rbthomas55@pobox.com> writes:

>> I made this patch to enable grub2 for powerpc as well, but
>> unfortunately I can't
>> test it (no ppc hardware here).  Would anyone like to try it?
>> --
>> Robert Millan
> Hi Robert,
> I'd love to test it.  And I have PPC hardware (PowerPC Macs) to test
> it on.  But I'm not a developer.  What can I do to help?

Basically, you'll need to get d-i source code and grub-installer
source code. Build both (the last with the applied patch provided by
Robert) and add it in localudebs before build the mini.iso. Burn it on
a CD and test.

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