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From: Robert Millan
Subject: grub-dumpbios
Date: Mon, 4 May 2009 21:27:25 +0200
User-agent: Mutt/1.5.18 (2008-05-17)


Do we really need to ship a specific utility just to run two commands?

  dd if=/dev/mem of=${output_dir}vbios.bin bs=65536 skip=12 count=1
  dd if=/dev/mem of=${output_dir}int10.bin bs=4 skip=16 count=1

Sounds like user will need to read some documentation in order to figure
out what grub-dumpbios is good for, and what to do with those files, so
why not just document the commands there instead?  (e.g. in the wiki or

Robert Millan

  The DRM opt-in fallacy: "Your data belongs to us. We will decide when (and
  how) you may access your data; but nobody's threatening your freedom: we
  still allow you to remove your data and not access it at all."

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