[zfs-discuss] patching kubuntu causes boot failure
marek321 at gmail.com
Sun May 26 23:10:40 EDT 2013
I suggested this because many people (including me) have problems with
generated grub2 configs even without zfs. What you're experiencing
could be some grub problem rather than a zfs boot one.
On 26 May 2013 18:03, LosingMy ZFS <losingmyzfs at gmail.com> wrote:
> I'm using the grub editor. Why wouldn't you use it? If a command typed by hand doesn't work, writing the same command to disk isn't going to work either; seems like a lot of work to get to exactly the same non-functional point. Or am I missing something?
> Further, if auto config generation doesn't work then running root from ZFS just *isn't* ready for prime-time (IMHO). I understand getting in to you grub config to tweak something, but losing entire system functionality if you don't falls pretty far outside that realm. (That's experimental territory! I didn't sign on for that!) I want to spend my time making ZFS do stuff, not spend my time making ZFS.
> Don't get me wrong, I'm genuinely not meaning to complain. (It is free, after all!) If root on ZoL is really not ready then someone needs to just *say it*. I've run combination ext3 + jfs systems for years at this point; it doesn't really scare/bother me to have one file system for boot and another for my data!
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