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Feature #5560

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Bug #1945: Import GRUB 0.9.7 patches from Gentoo

grub should support EFI/GPT partitioning

Added by Hans Rosenfeld over 7 years ago. Updated over 7 years ago.

Status:
Closed
Priority:
Normal
Category:
-
Start date:
2015-01-26
Due date:
% Done:

100%

Estimated time:
Difficulty:
Medium
Tags:
needs-triage
Gerrit CR:

Description

To support booting from EFI/GPT partitioned disks, grub needs to be able to handle that partition table format. There is a patch from Gentoo which we can use that adds just that functionality, and Richard Yao has already ported that to illumos grub:

https://github.com/ryao/grub-illumos/commit/996a549d647c265aed7a7bf56596505758c9e4a9


Related issues

Related to illumos gate - Bug #397: illumos cannot boot from a device with an EFI labelResolved2010-11-04

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