Re: UUID support during boot
On Thu, Nov 26, 2009 at 11:46:40AM +0100, Aurelien Jarno wrote:
> Thanks for working on that, I also agree it's important.
> Unfortunately it doesn't work as expected, though the problem is not on
> the GRUB side. The file system is correctly mounted, but when the boot
> scripts try to mount the root filesystem read-only, they uses
> /dev/ad0s1 (the value in the fstab) instead of the UUID, which fails.
> The filesystem therefore stays read-only which make the boot to fail.
Maybe they should be using mtab instead?
The DRM opt-in fallacy: "Your data belongs to us. We will decide when (and
how) you may access your data; but nobody's threatening your freedom: we
still allow you to remove your data and not access it at all."