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Re: Grub EFI fallback - patches for review

On Wed, Dec 03, 2014 at 09:42:20AM +0000, Ian Campbell wrote:
>On Wed, 2014-12-03 at 01:55 +0000, Steve McIntyre wrote:
>> On Tue, Dec 02, 2014 at 08:36:31AM +0000, Ian Campbell wrote:
>> >On Mon, 2014-12-01 at 13:57 +0000, Steve McIntyre wrote:
>> >
>> >Starting with grub-install-fallback.patch:
>> >
>> >> >From e384e597914b6e1b1dcbf96ef6782cf9bcc2313b Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001
>> >>  debian/patches/grub-install-extra-removable.patch | 115 ++++++++++++++++++++++
>> >
>> >Could you send this to grub-devel@gnu.org? Or at least provide a commit
>> >log for the upstream bit inline in the patch for whoever does end up
>> >forwarding it.
>> Sure, no problem. I've added a header for now. As my stuff is
>> intermingled with other changes in the Debian tree, I'm not sure how
>> well that will work upstream...
>Ah yes, if it is dependent on other non-upstream stuff then probably no
>point sending off in isolation.

ACK. It's not *functionally* dependent, but it's intermingled in the

>> Rebased patch V2 against current git master attached...
>Looks good to me.

Cool. I don't (think I) have push access to the git repo, so if you
could do the honours and apply, that would be lovely. :-)

I'm also wanting to get this into Jessie if we can, along with the
32-bit EFI work that's next...!

Steve McIntyre, Cambridge, UK.                                steve@einval.com
  Getting a SCSI chain working is perfectly simple if you remember that there
  must be exactly three terminations: one on one end of the cable, one on the
  far end, and the goat, terminated over the SCSI chain with a silver-handled
  knife whilst burning *black* candles. --- Anthony DeBoer

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