[Buildroot] [PATCH 14/28] grub: convert to AUTOTARGETS

Darius Augulis augulis.darius at gmail.com
Mon Aug 29 17:22:54 UTC 2011


it's not necessary with my grub patches "grub: build for host" and 
"grub: fix ext2 segfaults".
Please find these on mailing list and review if you can.
Grub binary is useful on host system when cross compiling for x86 to 
install bootloader into CF, for example.


On 08/26/2011 03:02 PM, Peter Korsgaard wrote:
>>>>>> "Darius" == Darius Augulis<augulis.darius at gmail.com>  writes:
>   Darius>  Hi Thomas,
>   Darius>  with these changes grub is not installed to staging dir.
>   Darius>  grub.mk has label:
>   Darius>          install -m 0755 -D $(@D)/grub/grub $(STAGING_DIR)/sbin/grub
>   Darius>  endef
>   Darius>  but when building it's installed only to target dir, but not to
>   Darius>  staging.
> Ahh yes. What is the use case for installing grub into staging? Does it
> make any sense to do so?

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