Accepted grub 0.97-19ubuntu1 (source)

Scott James Remnant scott at
Tue Nov 28 12:00:10 GMT 2006

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Date: Tue, 28 Nov 2006 11:40:54 +0000
Source: grub
Binary: grub-disk grub grub-doc
Architecture: source
Version: 0.97-19ubuntu1
Distribution: feisty
Urgency: high
Maintainer: Grub Maintainers <pkg-grub-devel at>
Changed-By: Scott James Remnant <scott at>
 grub       - GRand Unified Bootloader
 grub-disk  - GRUB bootable disk image
 grub-doc   - Documentation for GRand Unified Bootloader
Closes: 299751 343076 361929 367889 374952 375927 377005 385980 387325 387500 387500 387700 387729 387729 388277 389094 390167 393488 394020 395275 396315 397021 397775
 grub (0.97-19ubuntu1) feisty; urgency=low
   * Merge from debian unstable, remaining changes:
     - provide linux-boot-loader virtual package
     - compile with gcc-4.0
     - use -fno-strict-aliasing
     - quiet boot and usplash support
     - disabled patch to set splash
     - store version of grub in /boot/grub/installed-version
     - in update-grub use this file to determine whether the quiet option
       is supported
     - transition root option to mounting by UUID
     - fix bashisms in update-grub
     - rename "single-user" mode to "recovery" mode
     - detect installation onto removable devices, and adjust root device
     - don't override UUID= or LABEL= from /etc/fstab, leave it to the
       initramfs to do the right thing
     - kdump option detection
   * Fix UUID conversion to correctly notice symlinks to /dev/mapper.
   * Convert kopt_2_6 to UUID as well.  LP: #73090.
 grub (0.97-19) unstable; urgency=low
   [ Leandro Dorileo ]
   * Changed how grub handles the saved default entry in the savedefault(once)
     patch in stage2/stage2.c cmain function, changed grub-reboot to print
     the warning already being printed in grub-set-default to default file.
     Closes: #367889, #397021.
   [ Otavio Salvador ]
   * Applied patch from "Christian Eckerle" <ce at> to not
     always prepend /boot in front of the kernel line for xen if /boot is
     on its on partition. Closes: #393488.
   * Applied patch from Mike Kasick <mkasick at> to fix the
     handle of null options. Closes: #395275.
   * Applied patch from Markus Schulz <msc at> to fix xen kernel
     name detection. Closes: #397775.
   * Fix grub-install and update-grub mess. Closes: #394020.
   * Applied patch from "A. Costa" <agcosta at> to fix a typo on
     update-grub.8. Closes: #396315.
 grub (0.97-18) unstable; urgency=low
   [ Otavio Salvador ]
   * Fix clean target to remove generated files. Thanks to Joey Hess
     <joeyh at> for the patch. Closes: #385980
   * Fix grub-install.wrapper to check for /usr/sbin/grub-install.real
     otherwise grub-install will never be run. Thanks to Pier Luigi Pau
     <pigipau at> by noticed it. Closes: #387729
   [ Robert Millan ]
   * grub-floppy: Update old /lib path.  (Closes: #390167)
 grub (0.97-17) unstable; urgency=low
   [ Petter Reinholdtsen ]
   * Install grub-install.wrapper as /sbin/grub-install, not
     /usr/sbin/grub-install. (Closes: #387500, #387729)
   [ Leandro Dorileo ]
   * Changed few mistakes in NEWS. Closes: #387700
   * Install grub-install as /usr/sbin/grub-install.real and changed its wrapper.
   * Corrected few english mistakes in grub-install.wrapper and
   * Changed the wrappers to call the real script with "$@" instead of $*.
     Closes: #388277
   [ Robert Millan ]
   * update-grub: Detect GRUB 2 core image (and add title to chainload it).
   * Get rid of type-handling.
     - Remove.
     - rules: Drop control generation target.
     - control: Staticalise the dynamicaly generated tags.
   * control (Suggests): Remove grubconf (Closes: #389094).
   * Add a big warning to bug reporters, explaining that GRUB Legacy is feature
     - presubj: New.  Install it in every package.
   [ Otavio Salvador ]
   * Add XS-X-Vcs-Svn on control file and point it to our current svn
 grub (0.97-16) unstable; urgency=high
   ### High urgency since it solve a installation problem on beta3 of d-i ###
   [ Bastian Blank ]
   * Add selection of xen hypervisors.
   [ Robert Millan ]
   * rules:  Install grub-disk iso uncompressed (tradeoff is reasonable, unlike
     the ext2fs image).
   [ Otavio Salvador ]
   * Add grub-install wrapper forgotten in transition handle. Closes: #387500
   * Edited NEWS.Debian following Manoj Srivastava <srivasta at>
     suggestion to avoid brokeness when removing old kernels. Closes: #387325
   * Fix README.Debian to cite the new scripts place.
 grub (0.97-15) unstable; urgency=low
   * Remove bashism from update-grub wrapper.
 grub (0.97-14) unstable; urgency=low
   [ Robert Millan ]
   * Make update-grub more $menu_file agnostic to ease code sharing with grub2
     (which uses grub.cfg).  Also remove explicit "boot" command that has never
     been required, and would break grub2.
   * Fix FHS-me-harder headache.  (Closes: #361929)
     - rules:  --prefix=/usr.
     - grub.install:  Move the stuff to /usr.
   * update-grub:  Set interpreter to /bin/bash to cope with non-POSIX
     extensions.  (also mentioned in #361929)
   [ Otavio Salvador ]
   * Remove convert_kernel26 usage since it's not necessary anymore and due
     initramfs-tools changes it's bug too.
   * Add a NEWS file describing how to upgrade the system regarting to
     grub-install and update-grub moving.
   * Change the way we handle FHS headache:
     - debian/wrappers: New. Provide a wrapper to old locations.
   	- debian/rules: install the wrappers.
     - grub.dirs: New. Create /sbin.
 grub (0.97-13) unstable; urgency=low
   [ Otavio Salvador ]
   * Use automake1.9 instead of automake1.8;
   * Added build-depends of autotools-dev since it uses autoconf;
   * Applied patch to add support to Xen hypervisor kernel handling. Thanks
     to Alastair McKinstry <mckinstry at> and Thomas Schwinge
     <tschwinge at> for the patch. (Closes: #343076)
   * Remove all autogenerated files before make the package diff so we
     reduce the delta size between us and upstream a lot.
   * Applied patch to add support to AoE devices. Thanks to James Harper
     <james.harper at> for the patch. (Closes: #377005)
   * Add mdadm as suggested since it's need to support RAID installations.
     (Closes: #299751)
 grub (0.97-12) unstable; urgency=HIGH
   [ Otavio Salvador ]
   * Bump Standards-Version to (no changes);
   [ Robert Millan ]
   * New snapshot. (Closes: #374952)
     - cvs-sync.patch: Update manualy to latest version _before_ GFDL change.
     - grub-special_device_names.diff: Resync.
   [ Otavio Salvador ]
   * Applied patch from Michael Biebl <biebl at> to fix failure to
     catch the right root device when using RAID and new mdadm
     packages. (Closes: #375927)
   * Set urgency as 'high' due the mdadm issue that can break installations
     on Etch.
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