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From: Keyhenge
Subject: bug#40590:
Date: Mon, 13 Apr 2020 19:59:27 -0400
User-agent: mu4e 1.2.0; emacs 26.3

First off, thanks for your help so far!

Did you use 1.0.1 image or a more recent one?
I was using the Guix System 1.0.1 x86_64 image here:

Did you mount your EFI partition to "/mnt/boot/efi" before starting the
Yep. Not mounting it yields a different error (cannot find canonical
path of /mnt/boot/efi)
I'll also confirm I'm setting the esp flag on the partition.

Now, if you could try again with:

* The 1.1.0-rc2 release available here[2].
- The graphical installer displays normal behavior up to when making the
partitions, where it resets the installation without displaying an
- Installation through TTY has the same behavior as before, efibootmgr
failed to register the boot entry: Input/output error

* This custom release[3]: 1.1.0-rc2 + the patch suggested by Danny for
partitions > 1TiB.
- Graphical installation has an oddity, my Samsung drive has disappeared
from the disk selection in both guided and manual partitioning
- Strangely, my WD Blue 2TB drive (also an SSD) with the NixOS
installation shows up just fine
- While it is possible to access the Samsung drive from the TTY, and even wipe it/make new partitions, trying to populate the partitions with
filesystems will result in them saying they're in use or already
mounted. I suspect this is also why it's not showing up in the graphical

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