Bug 1861860 - grub2 should get resynced with 7.8 branch
Summary: grub2 should get resynced with 7.8 branch
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7
Classification: Red Hat
Component: grub2
Version: 7.3
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: rc
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Assignee: Bootloader engineering team
QA Contact: Release Test Team
Depends On: 1861861
Blocks: 1861857 1861858
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Reported: 2020-07-29 18:05 UTC by Ray Strode [halfline]
Modified: 2022-07-09 11:40 UTC (History)
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Clone Of: 1861855
Last Closed: 2020-08-03 12:03:00 UTC
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Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2020:3276 0 None None None 2020-08-03 12:03:43 UTC

Description Ray Strode [halfline] 2020-07-29 18:05:05 UTC
As part of the fixes for CVE-2020-10713 grub needs to be resynced with the 7.8 branch.

This bug is to track that resync.

Comment 2 Ray Strode [halfline] 2020-07-29 18:12:41 UTC Comment hidden (obsolete)
Comment 3 Ray Strode [halfline] 2020-07-29 18:16:34 UTC
The resync brings in these fixes:

bug 1300009: grub2 fails to honor UEFI media IoAlign field
bug 1310763: grub2 needs to support 32-bit UEFI firmware with a 64-bit kernel
bug 1340893: grubby --default-title doesn't print anything
bug 1402716: grub2-install failed in rear recover with /boot partition formatted with XFS
bug 1411748: PBU-101 - RHEL7.4 PRD - Must support booting on Bay Trail systems with a 32-bit UEFI implementation.
bug 1436745: add #address-cells and #size-cells to fdt for aarch64 platforms
bug 1437450: grub2-tools-minimal and grub2-tools-extra have dependency issue (breaks rhel-7.4 nightlies)
bug 1440787: change grub2 comps records  (based on architecture)
bug 1442970: grub2-install: error: cannot open `/usr/lib/grub/powerpc-ieee1275/grub.chrp': No such file or directory.
bug 1443809: grub2-install: no such file or directory on /boot/efi/mach_kernel
bug 1446418: grub2 efidisk identifying cd/dvd drive as hd
bug 1447723: grub2-efi-modules breaks upgrade from rhel-7.3 to 7.4
bug 1455243: File conflicts between grub2-ppc64le-modules and grub2-ppc64-modules
bug 1457988: Grub2 pagefaults with nvidia GPU on some HPE UV/Hawks2 systems
bug 1483740: pxe booting with grubaa64.efi adds extra "-" to config filename
bug 1496952: grub2-efi-x64 and shim-x64 packages will always fail rpm --verify if /boot/efi is mounted
bug 1497918: /boot/grub2/grubenv is changed into a dead symlink by installing grub2-efi package on non-uefi machine
bug 1512749: grub2-setpassword ignores -o (--output_path) command line option
bug 1594703: grub2-install: error: /usr/lib/i386-pc/i386-pc/modinfo.sh doesn't exist. Please specify --target or --directory.
bug 1602773: grub2-editenv: error: cannot rename the file /boot/grub2/grubenv.new to /boot/grub2/grubenv: No such file or directory.
bug 1614259: grub2 should depend on  /usr/lib/libc.so instead of glibc32, causes rpmbuild --rebuild to fail
bug 1616395: grub2 doesn't handle relative paths correctly for UEFI HTTP Boot
bug 1732765: UEFI HTTP boot over IPv6 does not work
bug 1748019: Broken upgrade for non-intel arches beause of wrong efi provides

Comment 10 errata-xmlrpc 2020-08-03 12:03:00 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.


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