Project

General

Profile

Bug #12782

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

Added by Andrew Stormont 4 days ago. Updated 3 days ago.

Status:
New
Priority:
Normal
Assignee:
-
Category:
-
Start date:
Due date:
% Done:

0%

Estimated time:
Difficulty:
Medium
Tags:
Gerrit CR:

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 devicesClosed2016-06-18

Actions

History

#1

Updated by Andrew Stormont 4 days ago

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

Updated by Jean-Pierre André 3 days 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 3 days ago

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

Also available in: Atom PDF