[Top][All Lists]

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: grub

From: Roland McGrath
Subject: Re: grub
Date: Sat, 5 Feb 2005 17:05:46 -0800 (PST)

> It is not usable yet.
> We planned scripting support for GRUB 2.  What I had in mind was just
> a GRUB 2 script for the Hurd.

That sounds great.  But since it is not a reality for users who are not
themselves hacking on GRUB 2, I would still like to make things easier on
people who want to hack on the Hurd but aren't interested in boot loader

> But another reason is that Okuji does not want to maintain GRUB Legacy
> that actively.  Adding features (even proofreading patches) takes a
> lot of time he could use for working on GRUB 2.

This patch is really small.  It's just not that hard, and the few minutes
taken there are fewer than each new Hurd user spends trying to figure out
how they got their module commands wrong.

reply via email to

[Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread]