[arch-releng] grub-gfx - Was: Dep cycles in core and 2009.01

Allan McRae allan at archlinux.org
Sat Jan 31 10:10:33 EST 2009

Gerhard Brauer wrote:
> Am Sat, 31 Jan 2009 20:23:34 +1000
> schrieb Allan McRae <allan at archlinux.org>:
>> Would it be a good idea to move grub-gfx to [extra] if it is being
>> used on the installer?
> Hmm, abstain...
> First i wonder that we use a community package on/for installation
> sources, but it's only the grub-gfx package. So i have no problem
> belong this to community at all. (I also thought about maintaining a
> separate grub-gfx only for archiso...).
> I see the problem mainly on our testing procedure: this behavior must
> have be detected earlier - and not from a "beta tester"(Thanks
> Gerardo!), WE have had to detect this....
> (I detect it on i686 and initiate that this got fixed. Myself (only
> i686) don't look if x86_64 was rebuild also....

Can someone clarify what package the grub being installed onto the users 
system is?   From the problems here, I am getting the impression that it 
is the grub-gfx package.


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