Patchwork [2/4] grub-efi: Add efi_gop module to payload for physical console support

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Submitter Darren Hart
Date Dec. 16, 2011, 6:12 a.m.
Message ID <44dafadc37f1341ad9e339c348f8d48857c434f8.1324015417.git.dvhart@linux.intel.com>
Download mbox | patch
Permalink /patch/17089/
State Accepted
Commit 2c2770f89b3331f635647ba1ef87d8f63cfcdfe2
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Darren Hart - Dec. 16, 2011, 6:12 a.m.
Without the efi_gop module, the GRUB menu would work, but the Linux
kernel messages would not be displayed to the physical console. Adding
efi_gop causes grub to pass the proper information in the boot parameters
pointer such that the Linux kernel can detect and use the EFI framebuffer.

Signed-off-by: Darren Hart <dvhart@linux.intel.com>
---
 meta/recipes-bsp/grub/grub-efi-native_1.99.bb |    2 +-
 1 files changed, 1 insertions(+), 1 deletions(-)

Patch

diff --git a/meta/recipes-bsp/grub/grub-efi-native_1.99.bb b/meta/recipes-bsp/grub/grub-efi-native_1.99.bb
index 40e618c..c86cf50 100644
--- a/meta/recipes-bsp/grub/grub-efi-native_1.99.bb
+++ b/meta/recipes-bsp/grub/grub-efi-native_1.99.bb
@@ -60,7 +60,7 @@  EXTRA_OECONF = "--with-platform=efi --disable-grub-mkfont \
 do_mkimage() {
 	./grub-mkimage -p / -d ./grub-core/ \
 		       -O ${GRUB_TARGET}-efi -o ./${GRUB_IMAGE} \
-	               boot linux fat serial part_msdos normal
+	               boot linux fat serial part_msdos normal efi_gop
 }
 addtask mkimage after do_compile before do_install