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Re: [PATCH] arbitrary drive names in

From: Robert Millan
Subject: Re: [PATCH] arbitrary drive names in
Date: Fri, 30 May 2008 12:50:19 +0200
User-agent: Mutt/1.5.13 (2006-08-11)

On Thu, May 29, 2008 at 07:12:52PM -0400, Pavel Roskin wrote:
> On Wed, 2008-05-28 at 23:36 +0200, Robert Millan wrote:
> > Hi,
> > 
> > This patch fixed the handlers to accept any device name for grub
> > drives, rather than just BIOS-style "hd[0-9]" and "fd[0-9]".  It makes
> > update-grub usable on OFW, Coreboot, etc.
> > 
> > Any comments?
> That's a very welcome change!

Ok. Committed.

> By the way, biosdisk.c becomes a misnomer.  If I understand correctly,
> biosdisk.c is not going to be emulating anything BIOS specific with your
> patch.

How about renaming to util/disk.c ?

Robert Millan

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