[Buildroot] [PATCH v3 5/5] grub2: add usage notes for grub2 arm and aarch64

Thomas Petazzoni thomas.petazzoni at bootlin.com
Mon Nov 26 21:12:25 UTC 2018


On Thu, 27 Sep 2018 00:37:19 +0200, Erico Nunes wrote:
> Add notes to test grub2 running on ARM using qemu. The arm section
> describes how to run it using u-boot and aarch64 shows how to do it
> using efi, which is similar to what has to be done for x86_64.
> The source for OVMF builds is also changed to
> https://www.kraxel.org/repos/jenkins/edk2/ which is the source for
> nightly builds (as rpms but which can be extracted in any distribution),
> as the sourceforge link provided only very old builds.
> Signed-off-by: Erico Nunes <nunes.erico at gmail.com>
> ---
>  boot/grub2/readme.txt | 140 ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++--
>  1 file changed, 136 insertions(+), 4 deletions(-)

I'm not sure why you gave all those details for the AArch64/EFI case,
instead of just pointing to your aarch64_efi_defconfig configuration.
So I've simplified this part to use aarch64_efi_defconfig instead, did
some minor formatting fixes here and there, and applied to next. Thanks!

Thomas Petazzoni, CTO, Bootlin
Embedded Linux and Kernel engineering

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