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Bug 46410

Summary: reiser4 support for grub
Product: Gentoo Linux Reporter: Tony Murray <tonymurray>
Component: [OLD] Core systemAssignee: Gentoo's Team for Core System packages <base-system>
Status: RESOLVED NEEDINFO    
Severity: enhancement CC: robmoss
Priority: High    
Version: unspecified   
Hardware: All   
OS: Linux   
URL: http://thebsh.namesys.com/snapshots/LATEST/
Whiteboard:
Package list:
Runtime testing required: ---
Attachments: The ebuild
Modified grub patch
Correct patch

Description Tony Murray 2004-03-31 15:23:08 UTC
I am not sure if this is needed, but namesys has generated a patch for grub to add reiser4 fs support.  Please consider it for inclusion.

grub-0.94-reiser4-20040316.diff

Reproducible: Always
Steps to Reproduce:
Comment 1 Sander Sweers 2004-04-11 10:28:31 UTC
Created attachment 29084 [details]
The ebuild

Changed ebuild to incluse this patch
Comment 2 Sander Sweers 2004-04-11 10:30:26 UTC
Created attachment 29085 [details, diff]
Modified grub patch

Patch modified to work together with splash patch
Comment 3 Sander Sweers 2004-04-11 10:32:03 UTC
These are my first contribution, please let me know if this is how to do it.
Comment 4 Sander Sweers 2004-04-12 14:14:29 UTC
I forgot to mention that for reiser4progs and libaal we should enable standalone,
add --enable-stand-alone to econf.
Comment 5 Sander Sweers 2004-04-24 05:33:56 UTC
Created attachment 29954 [details, diff]
Correct patch

crap, wrong patch attached. The correct one now, sorry
Comment 6 Robert Moss (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2004-06-05 13:19:56 UTC
Have you tested this? Last I heard from Lovechild, it didn't actually work.
Comment 7 SpanKY gentoo-dev 2004-06-05 14:18:56 UTC
kernel guys say it doesnt work ... anyone have mailing list threads or something about this ?