Bug 1148650

Summary: no docs explaining what config path GRUB expects when netbooting
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 Reporter: Dan Callaghan <dcallagh>
Component: grub2Assignee: rmarshall
Status: CLOSED ERRATA QA Contact: Release Test Team <release-test-team>
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Version: 7.2CC: jburke, mbanas, pholica, pjones
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Description Dan Callaghan 2014-10-02 03:06:52 UTC
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Steps to Reproduce:
1. info grub2
2. Browse to the Network section

Actual results:
No mention of config paths.

Expected results:
The doc should specify what TFTP path GRUB loads its config from, so that I can put the config in the right place!

On EFI the expected behaviour seems to be loading the config relative to the GRUB2 binary path (see bug 1067611 for example).

On ppc64 the expected behaviour seems to be loading the config relative to the whatever was given to --subdir= when running grub2-mknetdir.

Additional info:
The online version of the GRUB manual is woefully outdated, it would be nice if all this info were present there too so that it can be found with a search engine, rather than poking around in texinfo on a RHEL7 box.

Comment 5 errata-xmlrpc 2015-11-19 12:23:50 UTC
Since the problem described in this bug report should be
resolved in a recent advisory, it has been closed with a
resolution of ERRATA.

For information on the advisory, and where to find the updated
files, follow the link below.

If the solution does not work for you, open a new bug report.