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Bug #12782

GRUB should pass pool and vdev GUIDs in $ZFS-BOOTFS

Added by Andrew Stormont 5 months ago. Updated 4 months ago.

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Description

7119 added support for scanning available disks to find the boot device after it has been moved, but it requires the pool and vdev GUIDs which only loader passes.


Related issues

Related to illumos gate - Bug #7119: boot should handle change in physical path to ZFS root devicesClosedJoshua M. Clulow2016-06-18

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#1

Updated by Andrew Stormont 5 months ago

  • Related to Bug #7119: boot should handle change in physical path to ZFS root devices added
#2

Updated by Jean-Pierre André 5 months ago

What is the syntax of what has to be inserted into $ZFS-BOOTFS (or presumably into the kernel$ menu line, unless some traditional parameter has to be removed) ?
An example would come nicely.

#3

Updated by Joshua M. Clulow 5 months ago

Honestly is it not time to retire the ancient GRUB at this stage?

#4

Updated by Electric Monk 4 months ago

  • Gerrit CR set to 693

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