Re: Bug#812236: CD-Image does not boot with Libreboot/GRUB
On Thu, 2016-01-21 at 23:48 +0000, Steve McIntyre wrote:
Getting a bit OT for the bug.
> In fact, I've seen this exact problem myself on a Libreboot machine
> when trying to install Jessie a few weeks back. What I did in the end
> was drop to a grub command prompt and start the installer by hand that
> way. It looks like a (design?) bug that Libreboot won't do normal boot
> sector booting like a conventional BIOS.
I think for that case you want (or need) to use seabios as your coreboot
payload, since it provides the necessary "conventional BIOS" part of the