Merge lp:~louis/ubuntu/precise/grub2/grub2-recordfail-timeout into lp:ubuntu/precise-proposed/grub2

Proposed by Louis Bouchard on 2012-08-21
Status: Merged
Merged at revision: 145
Proposed branch: lp:~louis/ubuntu/precise/grub2/grub2-recordfail-timeout
Merge into: lp:ubuntu/precise-proposed/grub2
Diff against target: 65 lines (+42/-1)
2 files modified
debian/changelog (+10/-0)
debian/patches/ubuntu_failed_boot_menu.patch (+32/-1)
To merge this branch: bzr merge lp:~louis/ubuntu/precise/grub2/grub2-recordfail-timeout
Reviewer Review Type Date Requested Status
Scott Moser 2012-08-21 Approve on 2012-08-21
Review via email: mp+120562@code.launchpad.net
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145. By Louis Bouchard on 2012-08-21

Removed errand [Colin Watson]

Scott Moser (smoser) :
review: Approve

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1=== modified file 'debian/changelog'
2--- debian/changelog 2012-06-06 14:14:48 +0000
3+++ debian/changelog 2012-08-21 13:34:28 +0000
4@@ -1,3 +1,13 @@
5+grub2 (1.99-21ubuntu3.3) UNRELEASED; urgency=low
6+
7+ [ Ben Howard ]
8+ * Parameterization of recordfail setting. This allows users to define the
9+ default time out of GRUB when recordfail has been set. The current
10+ setting causes hangs on headless and appliances where access to the
11+ console is limited or prohibited. (LP: #669481)
12+
13+ -- Louis Bouchard <louis.bouchard@canonical.com> Tue, 21 Aug 2012 10:51:58 +0200
14+
15 grub2 (1.99-21ubuntu3.2) precise-proposed; urgency=low
16
17 * Revert previous SRU. This caused AMI cloud images to prompt about the
18
19=== modified file 'debian/patches/ubuntu_failed_boot_menu.patch'
20--- debian/patches/ubuntu_failed_boot_menu.patch 2011-06-21 13:25:48 +0000
21+++ debian/patches/ubuntu_failed_boot_menu.patch 2012-08-21 13:34:28 +0000
22@@ -35,7 +35,7 @@
23 cat << EOF
24 -set timeout=${2}
25 +if [ "\${recordfail}" = 1 ]; then
26-+ set timeout=-1
27++ set timeout=${GRUB_RECORDFAIL_TIMEOUT:--1}
28 +else
29 + set timeout=${2}
30 +fi
31@@ -56,3 +56,34 @@
32 if ! ${recovery} ; then
33 save_default_entry | sed -e "s/^/\t/"
34 fi
35+Index: b/docs/grub.texi
36+===================================================================
37+--- a/docs/grub.texi
38++++ b/docs/grub.texi
39+@@ -1250,6 +1250,12 @@
40+ Each module will be loaded as early as possible, at the start of
41+ @file{grub.cfg}.
42+
43++@item GRUB_RECORDFAIL_TIMEOUT
44++If this option is set, it overrides the default recordfail setting. The
45++default setting is -1, which causes GRUB to wait for user input. This option
46++should be set on headless and appliance systems where access to a console is
47++restricted or limited.
48++
49+ @end table
50+
51+ For more detailed customisation of @command{grub-mkconfig}'s output, you may
52+Index: b/util/grub-mkconfig.in
53+===================================================================
54+--- a/util/grub-mkconfig.in
55++++ b/util/grub-mkconfig.in
56+@@ -258,7 +258,8 @@
57+ GRUB_DISABLE_OS_PROBER \
58+ GRUB_INIT_TUNE \
59+ GRUB_SAVEDEFAULT \
60+- GRUB_BADRAM
61++ GRUB_BADRAM \
62++ GRUB_RECORDFAIL_TIMEOUT
63+
64+ if test "x${grub_cfg}" != "x"; then
65+ rm -f ${grub_cfg}.new

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