Patchwork UBUNTU: [Config] Switch to grub-ieee1275 as recommended on book3e systems

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Submitter Benjamin Collins
Date May 11, 2014, 1:13 a.m.
Message ID <536ed264.045c440a.35ef.2c74@mx.google.com>
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Permalink /patch/347745/
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Benjamin Collins - May 11, 2014, 1:13 a.m.
The original idea of a grub-kexec never happened. These platforms need at
least grub-ieee1275 to generate grub.cfg, so recommended that instead.

Signed-off-by: Ben Collins <ben.c@servergy.com>
---
 debian.master/control.d/vars.powerpc-e500   | 2 +-
 debian.master/control.d/vars.powerpc-e500mc | 2 +-
 debian.master/control.d/vars.powerpc64-emb  | 2 +-
 3 files changed, 3 insertions(+), 3 deletions(-)
Benjamin Collins - May 11, 2014, 1:30 a.m.
On May 10, 2014, at 9:13 PM, Ben Collins <bcollins@ubuntu.com> wrote:
> The original idea of a grub-kexec never happened. These platforms need at
> least grub-ieee1275 to generate grub.cfg, so recommended that instead.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Ben Collins <ben.c@servergy.com>
> ---
> debian.master/control.d/vars.powerpc-e500   | 2 +-
> debian.master/control.d/vars.powerpc-e500mc | 2 +-
> debian.master/control.d/vars.powerpc64-emb  | 2 +-
> 3 files changed, 3 insertions(+), 3 deletions(-)

Sorry if this came through several times.

Anyhow, this is against trusty, but also needed in utopic (sans e500).

Thanks

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Tim Gardner - May 11, 2014, 2:11 p.m.

Andy Whitcroft - May 12, 2014, 12:03 p.m.
On Sat, May 10, 2014 at 08:13:01PM -0500, Ben Collins wrote:
> The original idea of a grub-kexec never happened. These platforms need at
> least grub-ieee1275 to generate grub.cfg, so recommended that instead.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Ben Collins <ben.c@servergy.com>
> ---
>  debian.master/control.d/vars.powerpc-e500   | 2 +-
>  debian.master/control.d/vars.powerpc-e500mc | 2 +-
>  debian.master/control.d/vars.powerpc64-emb  | 2 +-
>  3 files changed, 3 insertions(+), 3 deletions(-)
> 
> diff --git a/debian.master/control.d/vars.powerpc-e500 b/debian.master/control.d/vars.powerpc-e500
> index 685a139..f4774ee 100644
> --- a/debian.master/control.d/vars.powerpc-e500
> +++ b/debian.master/control.d/vars.powerpc-e500
> @@ -1,6 +1,6 @@
>  supported="32-bit Freescale Power e500v1 and e500v2"
>  target="Geared toward server systems."
>  desc="32-bit Freescale Power e500v1 and e500v2"
> -bootloader="grub-kexec"
> +bootloader="grub-ieee1275"
>  provides="redhat-cluster-modules, ivtv-modules"
>  arch="powerpc"
> diff --git a/debian.master/control.d/vars.powerpc-e500mc b/debian.master/control.d/vars.powerpc-e500mc
> index 38c3463..b66f5de 100644
> --- a/debian.master/control.d/vars.powerpc-e500mc
> +++ b/debian.master/control.d/vars.powerpc-e500mc
> @@ -1,6 +1,6 @@
>  supported="32-bit Freescale Power e500mc"
>  target="Geared toward server systems."
>  desc="32-bit Freescale Power e500mc"
> -bootloader="grub-kexec"
> +bootloader="grub-ieee1275"
>  provides="redhat-cluster-modules, ivtv-modules"
>  arch="powerpc"
> diff --git a/debian.master/control.d/vars.powerpc64-emb b/debian.master/control.d/vars.powerpc64-emb
> index cd159d1..c765cec 100644
> --- a/debian.master/control.d/vars.powerpc64-emb
> +++ b/debian.master/control.d/vars.powerpc64-emb
> @@ -1,6 +1,6 @@
>  supported="64-bit PowerPC SMP Book3E"
>  target="Geared toward desktop or server systems."
>  desc="64-bit PowerPC SMP Book3E"
> -bootloader="grub-kexec"
> +bootloader="grub-ieee1275"
>  provides="redhat-cluster-modules, ivtv-modules"
>  arch="powerpc"
> -- 
> 1.9.1
> 
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Sounds fair.

Acked-by: Andy Whitcroft <apw@canonical.com>

-apw
Andy Whitcroft - May 12, 2014, 12:13 p.m.
Applied to Trusty and Utopic.

-apw
Andy Whitcroft - May 12, 2014, 12:13 p.m.
On Sat, May 10, 2014 at 08:13:01PM -0500, Ben Collins wrote:
> The original idea of a grub-kexec never happened. These platforms need at
> least grub-ieee1275 to generate grub.cfg, so recommended that instead.

BugLink: http://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1318629

-apw

Patch

diff --git a/debian.master/control.d/vars.powerpc-e500 b/debian.master/control.d/vars.powerpc-e500
index 685a139..f4774ee 100644
--- a/debian.master/control.d/vars.powerpc-e500
+++ b/debian.master/control.d/vars.powerpc-e500
@@ -1,6 +1,6 @@ 
 supported="32-bit Freescale Power e500v1 and e500v2"
 target="Geared toward server systems."
 desc="32-bit Freescale Power e500v1 and e500v2"
-bootloader="grub-kexec"
+bootloader="grub-ieee1275"
 provides="redhat-cluster-modules, ivtv-modules"
 arch="powerpc"
diff --git a/debian.master/control.d/vars.powerpc-e500mc b/debian.master/control.d/vars.powerpc-e500mc
index 38c3463..b66f5de 100644
--- a/debian.master/control.d/vars.powerpc-e500mc
+++ b/debian.master/control.d/vars.powerpc-e500mc
@@ -1,6 +1,6 @@ 
 supported="32-bit Freescale Power e500mc"
 target="Geared toward server systems."
 desc="32-bit Freescale Power e500mc"
-bootloader="grub-kexec"
+bootloader="grub-ieee1275"
 provides="redhat-cluster-modules, ivtv-modules"
 arch="powerpc"
diff --git a/debian.master/control.d/vars.powerpc64-emb b/debian.master/control.d/vars.powerpc64-emb
index cd159d1..c765cec 100644
--- a/debian.master/control.d/vars.powerpc64-emb
+++ b/debian.master/control.d/vars.powerpc64-emb
@@ -1,6 +1,6 @@ 
 supported="64-bit PowerPC SMP Book3E"
 target="Geared toward desktop or server systems."
 desc="64-bit PowerPC SMP Book3E"
-bootloader="grub-kexec"
+bootloader="grub-ieee1275"
 provides="redhat-cluster-modules, ivtv-modules"
 arch="powerpc"