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Re: [PATCH] 10_linux: avoid multi-device root= kernel argument

From: Olaf Hering
Subject: Re: [PATCH] 10_linux: avoid multi-device root= kernel argument
Date: Fri, 29 Jan 2016 17:23:35 +0100
User-agent: Mutt/1.5.24 (6551)

On Fri, Jan 29, Andrei Borzenkov wrote:

> On Fri, Jan 29, 2016 at 11:54 AM, Olaf Hering <address@hidden> wrote:
> > Am 28.01.2016 um 17:46 schrieb Andrei Borzenkov:
> >> This still respects user settings GRUB_DISABLE_LINUX_UUID. Not sure what we
> >> should do in this case.
> >
> > grub cant possibly know what the device name of the target OS is. This
> > is especially true if it tries to guess what the OS on partitions other
> > than the current / might expect. So:
> it never does it for partitions other than current.

/etc/grub.d/30_os-prober does it. The other OS is configured to mount
by label but grub forces an incorrect root= into cmdline. For short:
rework the patch to stop forcing root= into cmdline.


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