Bug#488111: support for installing GRUB without blocklists on GPT
On Thu, Jun 26, 2008 at 04:16:39PM +0200, Frans Pop wrote:
> On Thursday 26 June 2008, Robert Millan wrote:
> > This adds support for BIOS Boot Partition flag in partman, which will
> > allow GRUB to install on GPT drives without use of blocklists. It
> > requires the user to manually setup a partition for embedding GRUB in
> > it.
> I get the feeling that this patch is incomplete. Are some new files
> Some other files show changes while I don't think they currently exist,
> but that's OK. They look to have been copied from existing, similar files
> dealing with the bootable flag for DOS partitions.
Yeah. Sorry, I forgot to mention that. I run this before:
svn copy active_partition/toggle_bootable active_partition/toggle_bios
then made my changes, and sent the "svn diff" from there, to avoid embedding
the whole thing in my patch.
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