[rear-users] Unable to run mkbackup with eufi

Gratien D'haese gratien.dhaese at it3.be
Wed Jul 15 18:58:51 CEST 2015


 Hi Michael,

 what can I say? Read issue https://github.com/rear/rear/issues/214

 rgds,
 Gratien

 On Wed, 15 Jul 2015 13:34:52 +0100, "Michael Brookhuis" 
 <mbrookhuis at suse.com> wrote:
> Also tested with 1.7.1 and same result.
>
> Michael
>
>
>>>> On 15.07.2015 at 14:06, "Michael Brookhuis" <mbrookhuis at suse.com> 
>>>> wrote:
>> Hi,
>>
>> Trying to make a backup with rear:
>> rear -v mkbackup
>>
>> I will get the following error:
>> 2015-07-15 13:59:43 Including 
>> output/ISO/Linux-i386/82_create_iso_image.sh
>> 2015-07-15 13:59:43 Starting '/usr/bin/mkisofs'
>> 2015-07-15 13:59:43 Making ISO image
>> 2015-07-15 13:59:43 Including ISO UEFI boot (as triggered by
>> USING_UEFI_BOOTLOADER=1)
>> genisoimage: option '-e' is ambiguous; possibilities: 
>> '--eltorito-boot'
>> '--exchange' '--ethershare' '--exclude-list' '--exclude' 
>> '--eltorito-catalog'
>> '--eltorito-alt-boot'
>> Usage: genisoimage [options] -o file directory ...
>>
>> Use genisoimage -help
>> to get a list of valid options.
>>
>> Report problems to debburn-devel at lists.alioth.debian.org.
>> 2015-07-15 13:59:43 ERROR: Could not create ISO image (with 
>> /usr/bin/mkisofs)
>> === Stack trace ===
>> Trace 0: /usr/sbin/rear:249 main
>> Trace 1: /usr/share/rear/lib/mkbackup-workflow.sh:30 
>> WORKFLOW_mkbackup
>> Trace 2: /usr/share/rear/lib/framework-functions.sh:79 SourceStage
>> Trace 3: /usr/share/rear/lib/framework-functions.sh:40 Source
>> Trace 4: 
>> /usr/share/rear/output/ISO/Linux-i386/82_create_iso_image.sh:19
>> source
>> Trace 5: /usr/share/rear/lib/_input-output-functions.sh:132 
>> StopIfError
>> Message: Could not create ISO image (with /usr/bin/mkisofs)
>>
>> When looking deeper, it is trying to run with the following options:
>> -eltorito-alt-boot -e boot/efiboot.img -no-emul-boot
>>
>> I am running rear 1.16
>>
>> Thanks
>> Michael

-- 
 Gratien D'haese
 IT3 Consultants bvba
 Vennestraat 15, B-2560 Nijlen


More information about the rear-users mailing list