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commit cad9552bb84e4ee55018da14563775a5b3c6a0c9
parent 41a1c54db2eaf6c7981fad4a1c34716b5781f46a
Author: Leah Rowe <info@minifree.org>
Date:   Fri, 14 Oct 2016 15:01:43 +0100

docs: mention Devuan equally, alongside Debian

Diffstat:
docs/bsd/index.html | 2++
docs/bsd/openbsd.html | 3++-
docs/distros/index.html | 3+--
docs/git/index.html | 3++-
docs/gnulinux/configuring_parabola.html | 4++--
docs/gnulinux/encrypted_debian.html | 8++++++--
docs/gnulinux/grub_boot_installer.html | 21+++++++++++----------
docs/gnulinux/index.html | 2+-
docs/grub/index.html | 2+-
docs/hardware/t60_security.html | 2+-
docs/hardware/x60_security.html | 2+-
docs/hcl/c201.html | 3+++
docs/hcl/ga-g41m-es2l.html | 2+-
docs/install/c201.html | 5+++--
docs/misc/index.html | 10+++++-----
15 files changed, 42 insertions(+), 30 deletions(-)

diff --git a/docs/bsd/index.html b/docs/bsd/index.html @@ -27,7 +27,9 @@ <a href="../index.html">Back to previous index</a>. </p> <ul> + <li><a href="netbsd.html">How to install NetBSD on a libreboot system</a></li> <li><a href="openbsd.html">How to install LibertyBSD or OpenBSD on a libreboot system</a></li> + <li><a href="freebsd.html">How to install FreeBSD on a libreboot system</a></li> </ul> </div> diff --git a/docs/bsd/openbsd.html b/docs/bsd/openbsd.html @@ -136,7 +136,8 @@ Press C in GRUB to access the command line: </p> <p> - grub> <b>kopenbsd (usb0,openbsd1)/6.0/amd64/bsd.rd</b> + grub&gt; <b>kopenbsd (usb0,openbsd1)/6.0/amd64/bsd.rd</b><br/> + grub&gt; <b>boot</b> </p> <p> It will start booting into the OpenBSD installer. Follow the normal process for installing OpenBSD. diff --git a/docs/distros/index.html b/docs/distros/index.html @@ -57,8 +57,7 @@ <em>systemd</em> init system. </p> <p> - <a href="https://www.devuan.org/os/init-freedom/">https://www.devuan.org/os/init-freedom/</a>. - TODO for Leah: try it. Systemd sometimes make shutting down take 10 minutes. No joke. + See: <a href="https://www.devuan.org/os/init-freedom/">https://www.devuan.org/os/init-freedom/</a>. </p> <p> <a href="https://www.devuan.org/">Visit the Devuan website</a> diff --git a/docs/git/index.html b/docs/git/index.html @@ -46,6 +46,7 @@ <p> For Debian Stretch (may also work on Debian Jessie), you can run the following command:<br/> $ <b>sudo ./build dependencies debian</b> + <br/>(this will also work in Devuan) </p> <p> For Parabola, you can run the following command:<br/> @@ -324,7 +325,7 @@ <p> <b>This is only confirmed to work (tested) in Debian Stretch. Parabola *fails* at this stage - (for now). For all other distros, YMMV.</b> + (for now). For all other distros, YMMV. This will also work in Devuan.</b> </p> <p> diff --git a/docs/gnulinux/configuring_parabola.html b/docs/gnulinux/configuring_parabola.html @@ -102,7 +102,7 @@ You do not necessarily have to follow this guide word-for-word; <i>parabola</i> is extremely flexible. The aim here is to provide a common setup that most users will be happy with. While Parabola can seem daunting at first glance (especially for new GNU/Linux users), with a simple guide it can provide - all the same usability as Debian, without hiding any details from the user. + all the same usability as Debian or Devuan, without hiding any details from the user. </p> <p> @@ -157,7 +157,7 @@ <h2 id="pacman_configure">Configure pacman</h2> <p> pacman (<b>pac</b>kage <b>man</b>ager) is the name of the package management system in Arch, which Parabola - (as a deblobbed parallel effort) also uses. Like with 'apt-get' on Debian, + (as a deblobbed parallel effort) also uses. Like with 'apt-get' on Debian or Devuan, this can be used to add/remove and update the software on your computer. </p> <p> diff --git a/docs/gnulinux/encrypted_debian.html b/docs/gnulinux/encrypted_debian.html @@ -8,12 +8,16 @@ @import url('../css/main.css'); </style> - <title>Installing Debian GNU/Linux with full disk encryption (including /boot)</title> + <title>Installing Debian or Devuan GNU/Linux with full disk encryption (including /boot)</title> </head> <body> <div class="section"> - <h1>Installing Debian GNU/Linux with full disk encryption (including /boot)</h1> + <h1>Installing Debian or Devuan GNU/Linux with full disk encryption (including /boot)</h1> + <p> + This guide is written for the Debian distribution, but it should + also work for Devuan with the net installer. + </p> <p> Libreboot on x86 uses the GRUB <a href="http://www.coreboot.org/Payloads#GRUB_2">payload</a> by default, which means that the GRUB configuration file diff --git a/docs/gnulinux/grub_boot_installer.html b/docs/gnulinux/grub_boot_installer.html @@ -22,7 +22,7 @@ <li><a href="../distros">List of recommended GNU/Linux distributions</a></li> <li><a href="#prepare">Prepare the USB drive (in GNU/Linux)</a></li> <li><a href="#encryption">Installing GNU/Linux with full disk encryption</a></li> - <li><a href="#debian_netinstall">Debian net install?</a></li> + <li><a href="#debian_netinstall">Debian or Devuan net install?</a></li> <li><a href="#parse_isolinux">Booting ISOLINUX images (automatic method)</a></li> <li><a href="#manual_isolinux">Booting ISOLINUX images (manual method)</a></li> <li><a href="#troubleshooting">Troubleshooting</a></li> @@ -118,7 +118,7 @@ <h2>Installing GNU/Linux with full disk encryption</h2> <ul> - <li><a href="encrypted_debian.html">Installing Debian GNU/Linux with full disk encryption (including /boot)</a></li> + <li><a href="encrypted_debian.html">Installing Debian or Devuan GNU/Linux with full disk encryption (including /boot)</a></li> <li><a href="encrypted_parabola.html">Installing Parabola GNU/Linux with full disk encryption (including /boot)</a></li> </ul> @@ -130,11 +130,11 @@ <div id="debian_netinstall" class="section"> - <h2>Debian net install?</h2> + <h2>Debian or Devuan net install?</h2> <p> - Download the Debian net installer. You can download the ISO from the homepage on - <a href="https://www.debian.org/">debian.org</a>. + Download the Debian or Devuan net installer. You can download the ISO from the homepage on + <a href="https://www.debian.org/">debian.org</a>, or <a href="https://www.devuan.org/">the Devuan homepage</a> for Devuan. Use this on the GRUB terminal to boot it from USB (for 64-bit Intel or AMD):<br/> <strong> set root='usb0'<br/> @@ -202,12 +202,13 @@ </p> <p> - For Debian (and other debian-based distros), there are typically menuentries listed in + For Debian or Devuan (and other debian-based distros), there are typically menuentries listed in <i>/isolinux/txt.cfg</i> or <i>/isolinux/gtk.cfg</i>. For dual-architecture ISO images (i686 and x86_64), there may be separate files/directories for each architecture. Just keep searching through the image, until you find the correct ISOLINUX configuration file. NOTE: Debian 8.6 ISO only lists 32-bit boot options in txt.cfg. This is important if you want - 64-bit booting on your system. + 64-bit booting on your system. Devuan versions based on Debian 8.x may also have the same + issue. </p> <p> @@ -255,10 +256,10 @@ Use one of the ROM images with vesafb in the filename (uses coreboot framebuffer instead of text-mode). </p> - <h2>debian-installer graphical corruption in text-mode</h2> + <h2>debian-installer graphical corruption in text-mode (Debian and Devuan)</h2> <p> When using the ROM images that use coreboot's &quot;text mode&quot; instead of the coreboot framebuffer, - booting the Debian net installer results in graphical corruption because it is trying to switch to a framebuffer which doesn't + booting the Debian or Devuan net installer results in graphical corruption because it is trying to switch to a framebuffer which doesn't exist. Use that kernel parameter on the 'linux' line when booting it:<br/> <b>vga=normal fb=false</b> </p> @@ -274,7 +275,7 @@ <p> This workaround was found on the page: <a href="https://www.debian.org/releases/stable/i386/ch05s04.html">https://www.debian.org/releases/stable/i386/ch05s04.html</a>. - It should also work for gNewSense, Debian and any other apt-get distro that provides debian-installer (text mode) net install method. + It should also work for Debian, Devuan and any other apt-get distro that provides debian-installer (text mode) net install method. </p> <p> diff --git a/docs/gnulinux/index.html b/docs/gnulinux/index.html @@ -35,7 +35,7 @@ <li>Follow-up tutorial: <a href="configuring_parabola.html">Configuring Parabola (post-install)</a></li> </ul> </li> - <li><a href="encrypted_debian.html">Installing Debian GNU/Linux-libre with full disk encryption (including /boot)</a></li> + <li><a href="encrypted_debian.html">Installing Debian or Devuan GNU/Linux-libre with full disk encryption (including /boot)</a></li> </ul> </div> diff --git a/docs/grub/index.html b/docs/grub/index.html @@ -65,7 +65,7 @@ <p>Specifically, the version that I chose was the latest at the time of writing (Saturday 21 June 2014): <a href="http://sourceforge.net/projects/dejavu/files/dejavu/2.34/dejavu-fonts-ttf-2.34.tar.bz2">this one</a></p> - <p>This is a free font that is also contained in GNU/Linux distributions like Debian or Parabola.</p> + <p>This is a free font that is also contained in GNU/Linux distributions like Debian, Devuan or Parabola.</p> <p><b>$ cd libreboot_src/grub</b><br/> compile grub (the build scripts info on how to do this)<br/> diff --git a/docs/hardware/t60_security.html b/docs/hardware/t60_security.html @@ -387,7 +387,7 @@ Further reading material (software security) </h1> <ul> - <li><a href="../gnulinux/encrypted_debian.html">Installing Debian GNU/Linux with full disk encryption (including /boot)</a></li> + <li><a href="../gnulinux/encrypted_debian.html">Installing Debian or Devuan GNU/Linux with full disk encryption (including /boot)</a></li> <li><a href="../gnulinux/encrypted_parabola.html">Installing Parabola GNU/Linux with full disk encryption (including /boot)</a></li> <li><a href="dock.html">Notes about DMA access and the docking station</a></li> </ul> diff --git a/docs/hardware/x60_security.html b/docs/hardware/x60_security.html @@ -247,7 +247,7 @@ Further reading material (software security) </h1> <ul> - <li><a href="../gnulinux/encrypted_debian.html">Installing Debian GNU/Linux with full disk encryption (including /boot)</a></li> + <li><a href="../gnulinux/encrypted_debian.html">Installing Debian or Devuan GNU/Linux with full disk encryption (including /boot)</a></li> <li><a href="../gnulinux/encrypted_parabola.html">Installing Parabola GNU/Linux with full disk encryption (including /boot)</a></li> <li><a href="dock.html">Notes about DMA access and the docking station</a></li> </ul> diff --git a/docs/hcl/c201.html b/docs/hcl/c201.html @@ -98,6 +98,9 @@ shows how to install Debian. </p> <p> + TODO: instructions for Devuan + </p> + <p> <a href="#pagetop">Back to top of page</a>. </p> </div> diff --git a/docs/hcl/ga-g41m-es2l.html b/docs/hcl/ga-g41m-es2l.html @@ -29,7 +29,7 @@ <strong>NOTE: This board is unsupported in libreboot 20150518. To use it in libreboot, for now, you must build for it from source using the libreboot git repository.</strong> </p> <p> - You need to set a custom MAC address in GNU/Linux for the NIC to work. In /etc/network/interfaces on debian-based systems like Debian, + You need to set a custom MAC address in GNU/Linux for the NIC to work. In /etc/network/interfaces on debian-based systems like Debian or Devuan, this would be in the entry for your NIC:<br/> hwaddress ether macaddressgoeshere </p> diff --git a/docs/install/c201.html b/docs/install/c201.html @@ -67,7 +67,7 @@ </ul> </li> <li> - <a href="#debian">Debian GNU/Linux is recommended for this device</a> + <a href="#debian">Debian GNU/Linux is recommended for this device</a> (TODO: instructions for Devuan) </i> </ul> @@ -274,7 +274,8 @@ <p> You might consider replacing ChromeOS with a free distro. We have a <a href="../distros/">list of recommended distributions</a> - but Debian is recommended for this device. + but Debian is recommended for this device (which is on that list). + TODO: Devuan instructions. </p> <p> See <a href="https://wiki.debian.org/InstallingDebianOn/Asus/C201">https://wiki.debian.org/InstallingDebianOn/Asus/C201</a>. diff --git a/docs/misc/index.html b/docs/misc/index.html @@ -19,7 +19,7 @@ Or <a href="../index.html">Back to main index</a>. </p> <ul> - <li><a href="#debian_powertop">High Pitched Whining Noise on Idle (how to remove in Debian)</a></li> + <li><a href="#debian_powertop">High Pitched Whining Noise on Idle (how to remove in Debian or Devuan)</a></li> <li><a href="#high_pitch_parabola">High Pitched Whining Noise on Idle (how to remove in Parabola)</a></li> <li><a href="#serial">X60/T60: Serial port - how to use (for dock owners)</a></li> <li><a href="#powerbeeps">Power Management Beeps on Thinkpads</a></li> @@ -32,7 +32,7 @@ <div class="section"> - <h1 id="debian_powertop">High Pitched Whining Noise on Idle (how to remove in Debian)</h1> + <h1 id="debian_powertop">High Pitched Whining Noise on Idle (how to remove in Debian or Devuan)</h1> <div class="subsection"> <h2 id="debian_powertop_autostart">Start powertop automatically at boot time</h2> @@ -140,9 +140,9 @@ WantedBy=multi-user.target You can also configure your distro so that a terminal (TTY) is accessible from the serial console. </p> <p> - The following guide is for Ubuntu, but it should work in Debian, to enable a serial console using GeTTY:<br/> + The following guide is for Ubuntu, but it should work in Debian and Devuan, to enable a serial console using GeTTY:<br/> <a href="https://help.ubuntu.com/community/SerialConsoleHowto">https://help.ubuntu.com/community/SerialConsoleHowto</a> - (we DO NOT recommend Ubuntu, because it contains non-free software in the default repos. Use Debian) + (we DO NOT recommend Ubuntu, because it contains non-free software in the default repos. Use Debian or Devuan) </p> <p> Note: part of the tutorial above requires changing your grub.cfg. Just change the <b>linux</b> line to add instructions for enabling getty. @@ -250,7 +250,7 @@ WantedBy=multi-user.target Or look in <b>/sys/class/drm/card0-LVDS-1/edid</b> </p> <p> - Alternatively you can use i2cdump. In Debian, this is in the package i2c-tools.<br/> + Alternatively you can use i2cdump. In Debian and Devuan, this is in the package i2c-tools.<br/> $ <b>sudo modprobe i2c-dev</b><br/> $ <b>sudo i2cdump -y 5 0x50</b> (you might have to change the value for -y)<br/> $ <b>sudo rmmod i2c-dev</b><br/>