Gentoo Archives: gentoo-doc

From: Mike Frysinger <vapier@g.o>
To: gentoo-doc@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-doc] [patch] integrate ia64 bootloader into common
Date: Thu, 22 Feb 2007 00:21:06
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-doc] [patch] integrate ia64 bootloader into common by Xavier Neys
On Tuesday 13 February 2007, Xavier Neys wrote:
> Mike Frysinger wrote: > > so which is ? first people complain when i made ia64 specific documents, > > now people complain when i try to combine them > > Nothing's changed. ARCH-specific files that have hardly anything in common > with other files are fully justified. This applies to > hb-install-ia64-bootloader.xml: no framebuffer, no gub, no lilo, and elilo > which is ia64-only.
not quite: - ia64 does support framebuffer console - grub will have ia64 support (it doesnt at the moment) - elilo is not (and hasnt been for quite sometime) ia64 specific so if you want to keep the status quo now, fine, but i'm looking long term here -mike