Re: Reproducing cd build
On Wed, May 04, 2016 at 04:56:40PM +0200, Frederic Bonnard wrote:
>> What problem are you seeing?
>grub doesn't load its config file, so I don't see the menu and get dropped
>immediatly to the grub command line.
Hmmm, OK. IIRC there was a change in default path quite a while back
which had this kind of effect, but I *think* that was back
pre-Jessie. We had to cope with this for x86 architectures. *Maybe*
there's a similar change needed for ppc64el too?
git://git.debian.org/d-i/debian-installer commit 81109010691ee0fc9357bd10be8fe116b9bb9f84
is the thing I'm looking at. Maybe compare the grub.cfg file in each image?
>> To do that, you'll need to install debian-cd (preferably the version
>> from git master that's used for the daily builds) and a local mirror
>> to build with. The docs in debian-cd are out of date (sorry!) but
>> should give you a good start. If you need help, please ask here or in
>> irc (irc.debian.org, #debian-cd).
>I saw in the meantime that debian-cd is the way to go but I'm still a bit lost
ACK - it's not the easiest thing to start with I'm afraid.
Steve McIntyre, Cambridge, UK. firstname.lastname@example.org
< sladen> I actually stayed in a hotel and arrived to find a post-it
note stuck to the mini-bar saying "Paul: This fridge and
fittings are the correct way around and do not need altering"