[PC-BSD Testing] grub boot loader & kernel modules

Julian Elischer julian at freebsd.org
Tue Aug 6 20:55:20 PDT 2013


On 8/6/13 10:07 PM, Kris Moore wrote:
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> On 08/06/2013 08:20, Lars Engels wrote:
> > On Mon, Aug 05, 2013 at 10:14:19AM -0400, Kris Moore wrote:
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> >> On 08/05/2013 06:34, Lars Engels wrote:
> >>> On Thu, Aug 01, 2013 at 07:03:21PM -0400, Kris Moore wrote:
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> >>>> I wrote a parser for loader.conf. You just need to run 
> "grub-mkconfig
> >> -o /boot/grub/grub.cfg" for it to pick up your changes.
> >>>
> >>> Is that needed everytime loader.conf changes?
> >>>
> >>>
> >>
> >> Yes, you will want to re-run that after tweaking loader.conf. We load
> >> the kernel direct from GRUB now, allowing us to shave 15-20 
> seconds off
> >> the boot-time, plus support boot-environments. This skips the old 
> .4th
> >> scripts & loader.conf.
> >>
> >
> > Can you please add BIG BIG comment to loader.conf to run grub-mkconfig
> > after changing the file?
> >
> >
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> Done!
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> https://github.com/pcbsd/pcbsd/commit/6ab95cd5154c8b1f573125dcd2d8f6e8c2f09a6a

unfortunately you've probably lost me as a user due to this departure 
from what freeBSD does.
I really need a FreeBSD system that happens to have good laptop and 
desktop support, not some random other thing.
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> Kris Moore
> PC-BSD Software
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