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“grub2” 1.95+20080128-1 source package in Ubuntu

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grub2 (1.95+20080128-1) unstable; urgency=low

  * New CVS snapshot.
    - Fixes bogus CLAIM problems on Apple firmware.  (Closes: #449135, #422729)
    - grub-probe performs sanity checks to make sure our filesystem drivers
      are usable.  (Closes: #462449)
    - patches/disable_ata.diff: Remove.  ATA module isn't auto-loaded in
      rescue floppies now.
    - patches/disable_xfs.diff: Remove.  See above (about grub-probe).
  * Bring back grub-emu; it can help a lot with debugging feedback.
    - control
    - rules

grub2 (1.95+20080116-2) unstable; urgency=low

  * grub.d/05_debian_theme: Enable swirlish beauty.
  * rules: Obtain debian/legacy/update-grub dynamicaly from GRUB Legacy svn.

grub2 (1.95+20080116-1) unstable; urgency=low

  * New CVS snapshot.
    - update-grub ignores stale *.dpkg-* files.  (Closes: #422708, #424223)
    - LVM/RAID now working properly (except when it affects /boot).
      (Closes: #425666)
    - Fixes flickery in timeout message.  (Closes: #437275)
  * grub-pc.postinst: Use `--no-floppy' whenever possible.  Die, floppies,
    die!
  * Resync with latest version of GRUB Legacy's update-grub.  This time,
    using the $LET_US_TRY_GRUB_2 hack to reuse the same script both for
    addition of core.img and its removal.
  * grub-*.install: Add update-grub2 stub.  Packages providing /etc/grub.d/
    scripts should invoke update-grub2 in both postinst and postrm (whenever
    it is found, of course).
  * control: Reorganize a bit, including a complete rewrite of the
    package descriptions.
  * control (grub-ieee1275): Enable for i386/amd64.

grub2 (1.95+20080107-1) unstable; urgency=low

  * New CVS snapshot.
    - Supports ReiserFS.  (Closes: #430742)
    - patches/disable_ata.diff: Resync.

grub2 (1.95+20080105-2) unstable; urgency=low

  * grub-pc.postinst: Fix covered assumption that menu.lst exists.
    (Closes: #459247)
  * copyright: Fix copyright/license reference.

grub2 (1.95+20080105-1) unstable; urgency=low

  * New CVS snapshot.
    - Fixes install on non-devfs systems with devfs-style paths (ouch).
      (Closes: #450709).
    - Fixes boot of "Linux" zImages (including memtest86+).  (Closes: #436113).
    - Corrects usage message in grub-setup.  (Closes: #458600).
    - patches/menu_color.diff: Remove.  Made obsolete by `menu_color_normal'
      and `menu_color_highlight' variables.  Add/install grub.d/05_debian_theme
      to make use of them.
  * Reestructure grub-pc.postinst.  Notably:
    - Do not touch menu.lst unless user has confirmed it (via debconf).
      (Closes: #459247)
    - When we do, keep a backup in /boot/grub/menu.lst_backup_by_grub2_postinst.

grub2 (1.95+20080101-1) unstable; urgency=low

  * New CVS snapshot.
    - patches/disable_xfs.diff: Rewrite in a way that won't collide with
      upstream changes so often.
    - unifont.hex now processed by upstream.
      - rules: Disable build of unifont.pff.
      - *.install: Remove build/unifont.pff line.
    - patches/menu_color.diff: Change menu color to our traditional blue theme.
  * Support new dpkg fields (Homepage, Vcs-Svn, Vcs-Browser).
  * patches/disable_ata.diff: Prevent ATA module from being built on i386-pc.

 -- Shirish Agarwal <email address hidden>   Fri,  01 Feb 2008 16:48:28 +0000

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Uploaded by:
Shirish Agarwal on 2008-02-02
Uploaded to:
Hardy
Original maintainer:
Grub Maintainers
Component:
universe
Architectures:
i386 kfreebsd-i386 hurd-i386 amd64 kfreebsd-amd64 powerpc ppc64
Section:
admin
Urgency:
Low Urgency

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Binary packages built by this source

grub-efi: GRand Unified Bootloader, version 2 (EFI version)

 GRUB is a portable, powerful bootloader. This version of GRUB is based on a
 cleaner design than its predecessors, and provides the following new features:
 .
  - Scripting in grub.cfg using BASH-like syntax.
  - Support for modern partition maps such as GPT.
  - Modular generation of grub.cfg via update-grub. Packages providing GRUB
    add-ons can plug in their own script rules and trigger updates by invoking
    update-grub2.
 .
 This package contains a version of GRUB that has been built for use with
 EFI architecture, such as the one provided by Intel Macs (that is, unless
 they are in MBR emulation mode).

grub-ieee1275: GRand Unified Bootloader, version 2 (Open Firmware version)

 GRUB is a portable, powerful bootloader. This version of GRUB is based on a
 cleaner design than its predecessors, and provides the following new features:
 .
  - Scripting in grub.cfg using BASH-like syntax.
  - Support for modern partition maps such as GPT.
  - Modular generation of grub.cfg via update-grub. Packages providing GRUB
    add-ons can plug in their own script rules and trigger updates by invoking
    update-grub2.
 .
 This package contains a version of GRUB that has been built for use with
 Open Firmware implementations.

grub-linuxbios: GRand Unified Bootloader, version 2 (LinuxBIOS version)

 GRUB is a portable, powerful bootloader. This version of GRUB is based on a
 cleaner design than its predecessors, and provides the following new features:
 .
  - Scripting in grub.cfg using BASH-like syntax.
  - Support for modern partition maps such as GPT.
  - Modular generation of grub.cfg via update-grub. Packages providing GRUB
    add-ons can plug in their own script rules and trigger updates by invoking
    update-grub2.
 .
 This package contains a version of GRUB that has been built for use with
 platforms running the LinuxBIOS firmware.

grub-pc: GRand Unified Bootloader, version 2 (PC/BIOS version)

 GRUB is a portable, powerful bootloader. This version of GRUB is based on a
 cleaner design than its predecessors, and provides the following new features:
 .
  - Scripting in grub.cfg using BASH-like syntax.
  - Support for modern partition maps such as GPT.
  - Modular generation of grub.cfg via update-grub. Packages providing GRUB
    add-ons can plug in their own script rules and trigger updates by invoking
    update-grub2.
  - VESA-based graphical mode with background image support and complete 24-bit
    color set.
  - Support for extended charsets. Users can write UTF-8 text to their menu
    entries.
 .
 This package contains a version of GRUB that has been built for use with
 traditional PC/BIOS architecture.

grub-rescue-pc: GRUB bootable rescue images, version 2 (PC/BIOS version)

 This package contains two GRUB rescue images that have been built for use with
 traditional PC/BIOS architecture:
 .
  - grub-rescue-floppy.img: floppy image.
  - grub-rescue-cdrom.iso: El Torito CDROM image.

grub2: GRand Unified Bootloader, version 2 (dummy package)

 This is a dummy transitional package to handle GRUB 2 upgrades. It can be
 safely removed.