[rear-users] grub2 and rear

johann Luce johann.luce at wanadoo.fr
Fri Feb 8 10:48:30 CET 2013


Le 07/02/2013 12:50, Jeroen Hoekx a écrit :
> Hi Johann,
>
> On 7 February 2013 12:39, johann Luce <johann.luce at wanadoo.fr> wrote:
>
>> i want to use rear on opensuse 12.2
>>
>> ERROR: Unknown boot loader grub2 found in '/etc/sysconfig/bootloader'
>> Aborting due to an error, check /var/log/rear/rear-hp17.log for details
>> Terminated
>>
>> is there any support for grub2 ???
> Yes, we support grub2 just fine for other distributions.
>
> For Suse we have special bootloader scripts because yast stores the
> bootloader information in the system. We've had quite a few bugs
> related to this, so I'm in favor of removing this special casing
> altogether.
>
> To test if things would still work if we remove the scripts you can
> manually remove:
> /usr/share/rear/layout/save/SUSE_LINUX/60_create_mkbootloader.sh
> /usr/share/rear/finalize/SUSE_LINUX/i386/19_verify_grub_conf.sh
> /usr/share/rear/finalize/SUSE_LINUX/i386/20_run_mkbootloader.sh
>
> If you could let us know if backup/restore still works once these
> scripts are gone, that would be appreciated.
>
> Greetings,
>
> Jeroen
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hi

it's ok, backup and restore works fine after removing manualy the files  
that jeroen talk about.

do  i have to open an issue with the workaround ?????

many thanks

regards

Johann


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