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Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH, PV-GRUB DOC] Add details to PV-GRUB documentatio

To: Jeremy Fitzhardinge <jeremy@xxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH, PV-GRUB DOC] Add details to PV-GRUB documentation
From: Samuel Thibault <samuel.thibault@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 4 Mar 2010 00:16:32 +0100
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Jeremy Fitzhardinge, le Wed 03 Mar 2010 15:04:33 -0800, a écrit :
> >  The long-term plan could probably be to PV-ize grub2 of
> >course...
> I suppose.  At least Fedora's grub1 supports ext4 (it was the F12 
> installer which made this /boot);

Ah, so we can probably steal their patch.

> perhaps pvgrub needs a resync with upstream grub?

Upstream has stopped all grub1 developments after 0.97.  Everything else
is patches on top of it in various distributions (see debian's 60th
version of package :) )


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