[coreboot] Grub2 and buildrom

Ward Vandewege ward at gnu.org
Fri Jan 16 04:32:39 CET 2009

On Thu, Jan 15, 2009 at 03:21:01PM -0700, Myles Watson wrote:
> Does the grub2 payload in buildrom have support for IDE disks?  Is it
> only to be used for in-flash filesystems?

No, it has disk support. I've only tried with SATA but it works for me. At
least, when you are not trying to boot a xen kernel - still working on that
one :)

> I'm trying to use grub2 so that I can switch easily between factory
> BIOS and coreboot.  I'm already using grub2 to boot my kernel, so I
> hoped it would be simple.

It should be.


Ward Vandewege <ward at fsf.org>
Free Software Foundation - Senior Systems Administrator

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