Graphic boot loader?
olli at lurza.secnetix.de
Tue Mar 18 15:10:37 UTC 2008
Jeremy Chadwick wrote:
> Igor_Z wrote:
> > Does anybody know something about graphic boot loader?
> > I mean how to make this?
> > I know that some guy is did it, but how? That is the question! =)
> This is currently "in development", as I understand it. The individual
> working on it is Oliver Fromme <olli at fromme.com>.
I'm sorry for the late reply, I'm currently swamped with
work (not FreeBSD-related).
It's true I'm working on the graphics support for the
boot loader. Development is done in the P4 repository
first. As soon as I have something for public test,
I will post an RFT to the -current list. I plan to
provide a .tar.gz that can simply be dropped in /boot,
so everyone can participate in the test easily. It
should work with both 8-current and 7-stable.
I'm only asking for a little bit of patience, because
my free time for working on this is currently very
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