[arch-dev-public] [signoff] grub 0.97-10

Andreas Radke a.radke at arcor.de
Sun Feb 10 13:46:05 EST 2008

Am Sun, 10 Feb 2008 12:13:07 +0100
schrieb Thomas Bächler <thomas at archlinux.org>:

> The request for e2fsprogs was there before, but not as a top-level
> post, so I am re-posting it:
> e2fsprogs 1.40.5-2:
> - Changed default inode_size in /etc/mke2fs.conf from 256 back to 128.
> This fixes backwards-compatibility with everything older. New
> behaviour can still be achieved using the -I 128 command to mke2fs or
> by editing mke2fs.conf
> grub 0.97-10
> - Added previously posted patch to support bigger inode size
> - Removed the long obsolete /usr/share/grub -> /usr/lib/grub symlink
> Please sign off on both.
> I tested grub on x86_64 with my old inode size 128. To sign off,
> please copy the necessary files from /usr/lib/grub/i386-pc
> to /boot/grub and reinstall grub into the MBR (anything less is
> insufficient). Could someone also test with inode size 256?

No signoff from me for grub.

#7404 and #8802 are pending and easy to fix. I had asked you to take
care of this. Please don't move the grub pkg with known broken


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