[Buildroot] grub2 and 2015.02-rc2

Gary Partis gary at partis.co.uk
Tue Feb 17 14:56:26 UTC 2015

Hi Thomas

Ah - I was hoping that grub2 didn't require root access (loop back device
etc), to simply install boot sector code and place some other code elsewhere
within image file system.... :-(



-----Original Message-----
From: Thomas Petazzoni [mailto:thomas.petazzoni at free-electrons.com] 
Sent: 17 February 2015 13:43
To: Gary Partis
Cc: buildroot at busybox.net
Subject: Re: [Buildroot] grub2 and 2015.02-rc2

Dear Gary Partis,

On Tue, 17 Feb 2015 12:58:10 -0000, Gary Partis wrote:

> Is there a simple workaround for this, or am I missing something 
> really obvious?

Did you follow the grub2 installation procedure described at:


This text is visible in the help text of the grub2 option in

Best regards,

Thomas Petazzoni
Thomas Petazzoni, CTO, Free Electrons
Embedded Linux, Kernel and Android engineering http://free-electrons.com

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