Gummiboot

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Gummiboot

http://freedesktop.org/wiki/Software/gummiboot/
Simple UEFI bootloader

gummiboot is a simple UEFI bootloader which executes EFI images. In contrast to other bootloaders like grub, gummiboot requires all configuration files, kernels, and initramfs to reside on the ESP; and kernels need to be built with CONFIG_EFI_STUB.

Using gummiboot, multiple installations of Linux can share a single boot loader.

This package takes care of creating the configuration files and copying the kernels to the ESP partition. It requires a mounted efivarfs for proper functionality.





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Debian: Julian Andres Klode <jak@debian.org>

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21 July 2014

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License: lgpl-2.1+




Leaders and contributors

Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
Downloadhttp://cgit.freedesktop.org/gummiboot/
Debian (Ref)https://tracker.debian.org/pkg/gummiboot


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Date 2015-07-17
Source Debian
Source link http://packages.debian.org/sid/gummiboot

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