Bug#822941: debian-installer: cannot boot installed on
On Wed, Aug 24, 2016 at 09:30:15AM +0200, Philipp Kern wrote:
> I agree. Especially keying off the vendor name here when the expectation is
> that they fix the bug (in which case the workaround should not be applied
> anymore). However, has a bug actually been filed with VirtualBox about this
The Documentation for VirtualBox essentially says UEFI is for MacOS
and not general purpose and that they don't implement the UEFI variable
storage. Their workaround is to use a startup.nsh script to boot.
Doing that does work just fine.
So at least for now they don't think it's a bug. It is working as
designed (even though the design is clearly shit for no good reason).
https://www.virtualbox.org/ticket/11177 has their explanation of their