Re: Reproducing cd build
tested this morning with the latest daily iso and it works :)
On Mon, 23 May 2016 10:03:12 +0100, Steve McIntyre <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On Mon, May 23, 2016 at 08:31:09AM +0200, Frederic Bonnard wrote:
> >Hi Steve,
> >> >diff --git a/build/config/ppc64el.cfg b/build/config/ppc64el.cfg
> >> >index af0afb7..48c1bbe 100644
> >> >--- a/build/config/ppc64el.cfg
> >> >+++ b/build/config/ppc64el.cfg
> >> >@@ -46,7 +46,7 @@ arch_cd_info_dir:
> >> > KERNEL /install/vmlinux \
> >> > INITRD /install/initrd.gz \
> >> > < $(GRUB_CFG_CDROM) > $(TEMP_CD_INFO_DIR)/boot/grub/grub.cfg
> >> >- grub-mkimage -O powerpc-ieee1275 -p '(ieee1275/cdrom)/boot/grub' \
> >> >+ grub-mkimage -O powerpc-ieee1275 -p '()/boot/grub' \
> >> > -o $(TEMP_CD_INFO_DIR)/boot/grub/powerpc.elf \
> >> > $(GRUB_MODULES) $(GRUB_MODULES_CDROM)
> >> > cp -p /usr/lib/grub/powerpc-ieee1275/bootinfo.txt \
> >> >
> >> >On PowerVM if no devalias is defined for cdrom in the OF, the current code fails.
> >> >With the change it will work. I guess that can help also in case the debian installer
> >> >is ran from a USB key (PowerVM and even qemu from SLOF).
> >> >I saw afterwards that this has been fixed a long time ago in Ubuntu :
> >> >https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/grub2/+bug/1334793
> >> >But it hasn't been pulled in debian :( ; should it be pulled from Ubuntu to keep
> >> >credits or should I send a patch ?
> >> Hmmm. Is there a patch to grub2 as well, or just the change in d-i
> >> build config?
> >This modification was enough. I just changed ppc64el.cfg and rebuild the iso
> >which then worked.
> ACK, cool. I've just pushed this change - thanks!
> Steve McIntyre, Cambridge, UK. email@example.com
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