[debian-yeeloong-project] GRUB as the boot loader. Was Re: [gNewSense-users] Lemote (mipsel) install fails with "Architecture not supported".

Michael Dorrington michael.dorrington at gmail.com
Thu Mar 31 00:24:13 UTC 2011

Daniel Molina wrote:
> On 29/03/11 01:28, Michael Dorrington wrote:
>> Paul Roge wrote:
>>  =20
>>> this is a good manual for installing
>>> debian squeeze/wheezy on the lemote yeeloong:
>>> http://romanrm.ru/en/loongson/debian
>>>     =20
> Thanks for the link too!
>> How do you use the grub-yeeloong package to boot into grub?
>> Or how do you get the grub.elf mentioned in
>> http://wiki.gnewsense.org/Projects/GNewSenseToMIPS#GRUB
> I am currently researching about that. I'm writing my current results i=
> http://ourproject.org/moin/projects/yeeloong-users/install-distros
> I started the wiki and the forum
> http://yeeloong-users.ourproject.org/
>  with the intention of reaching the technical yeeloong information in a=

> way understandable by the users and as a point where make questions.
> Sorry about my bad english and the ocasional fall down of the web page
> (ourproject is a bit unestable), but I hope it is interesting and I
> encourage you to improve the site (the wiki needs no registration at
> all, so it is very easy to contribute :)).

I've been working on it and have got a way that works. The main trick is
using grub-mkimage to generate the necessary grub.elf. See:

Improvements and suggestions welcome.


-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: signature.asc
Type: application/pgp-signature
Size: 898 bytes
Desc: OpenPGP digital signature
URL: <http://lists.alioth.debian.org/pipermail/debian-yeeloong-project/attachments/20110331/1d39af03/attachment.pgp>

More information about the debian-yeeloong-project mailing list