Bug 1299204 - arm-boot-config ignored
arm-boot-config ignored
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: arm-boot-config (Show other bugs)
arm Linux
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Assigned To: Dennis Gilmore
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2016-01-17 06:27 EST by Mace Moneta
Modified: 2016-12-20 12:57 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2016-12-20 12:57:03 EST
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Description Mace Moneta 2016-01-17 06:27:22 EST
Description of problem:
ABC_OPTARGS="rhgb quiet selinux=0 audit=0 elevator=deadline"


generates a /boot/boot.cmd that has:
base_bootargs="ro rootwait"
opt_bootargs="rhgb quiet selinux=0 audit=0 elevator=deadline"
saved_bootargs="rhgb quiet selinux=0 audit=0 elevator=deadline"

However, those parameters are not passed to the kernel:
# cat /proc/cmdline 
ro root=UUID=b2c019d9-2401-4a22-9a40-36a92a00cdfe LANG=en_US.UTF-8

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Update args in /etc/sysconfig/arm-boot-config
2. Run /bin/kernel-install add ...
3. Note updated /boot/boot.cmd and regenerated /boot/boot.scr
4. Reboot and check /proc/cmdline

Actual results:
Unchanged kernel parameters

Expected results:
Updated kernel parameters

Additional info:
Tested with fully updated Fedora 23 on PCDuino3 Nano Lite with kernel-4.4.0-1.fc24.armv7hl
Comment 1 Mace Moneta 2016-01-17 07:18:47 EST
Changed component to arm-boot-config.
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Comment 3 Brendan Conoboy 2016-11-28 18:20:47 EST
The arm-boot-config package is now largely obsolete due to saner uboot defaults.
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