Changeset 3537


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Timestamp:
Mar 21, 2016, 6:47:41 PM (18 months ago)
Author:
bruno
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  • First version allowing UEFI boot with RHEL 7 of mindi
  • Improves README.uefi
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    66Depending of your choice, software configuration, you may also use GPT or MBR as a file table format. Refer to README.ia64 for more details on how mondo and mindi deal with that.
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    8 When booting in UEFI mode on a RHEL6/CentOS6 system, the current media made doesn't boot automatically yet.
    9 In order to restore your system, you'll have to go on the UEFI sheel and do the following:
     8If when booting in UEFI mode on a system, the current media made doesn't boot automatically, in order to restore your system, you'll have to go on the UEFI shell and do something like the following:
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    1110Shell> FS0:
     
    1413FS0:\EFI\BOOT\> grub
    1514
     15This supposes that your D is seen as first media, which can be confirmed using the map command at UEFI shell prompt.
     16
    1617Then you'll be at the standard boot menu to restore your system with the choice of options.
    17 You'll have to respect the case used inthe example upper.
     18You'll have to respect the case used in the example upper.
    1819
    1920For now, MondoRescue doesn't invoke efibootmgr to recreate menu entries, so you'll have to recreate them manually for now.
     21We also do not support Secure Boot yet. So you'll have to boot the MondoRescue media with it disabled.
     22
     23Useful links:
     24https://blog.uncooperative.org/blog/2014/02/06/the-efi-system-partition/
     25https://wiki.debian.org/UEFI
     26
     27Useful commands:
     28Shell> bcfg boot dump -v -b
    2029
    2130Please report any problem around that tool to bruno@mondorescue.org
    2231Bruno.
    2332
     332016-03-21 Make instructions more generic
    24342015-08-28 Initial file
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