[LEDE-DEV] RFC: WIP: Adding support to automate generating UEFI bootable x86_64 and x86 images
nbd at nbd.name
Wed Feb 22 00:43:41 PST 2017
On 2017-02-22 07:55, Alive 4ever wrote:
> I am currently working on adding support for LEDE build system to
> generate UEFI bootable images.
> What I've done in this WIP:
> [*] Adding grub2-efi-amd64 and grub2-efi-ia32 packages.
> [*] Adding new targets under x86: 64-efi and efi, which can be selected
> via build's menuconfig.
> [*] Modifying config/Config-images.in to select correct grub-efi
> package for x86_64_efi and x86_efi targets.
> [*] Modifying target/linux/x86/images/Makefile to create UEFI bootable
> LEDE images.
> What's working:
> [*] UEFI bootable ext4 image
> What doesn't work:
> [ ] UEFI bootable squashfs image
> [ ] GPT disk image (ptgen currently doesn't support gpt partitions)
> Not yet tested
> [ ] RAMDISK image
> [ ] ISO image
> Bugs I encountered:
> - Flickering screen during GRUB menu selection display (under EDK II
> firmware v 2.60)
> My WIP tree can be found at
> Please check the tree and give me review so that it's eligible for
> inclusion on LEDE upstream.
Please keep your tree rebased on top of latest LEDE upstream and fold
your fixup commits into the ones they're fixing.
Afterwards, I will review your changes.
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