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bug #38140: Inaccurate documentation for Xen CMDLINE options

Submitted by:  Marc Warne (GigaTux) <gigatux>
Submitted on:  Tue 22 Jan 2013 08:41:01 AM UTC  
Category: DocumentationSeverity: Major
Priority: 5 - NormalItem Group: None
Status: FixedPrivacy: Public
Assigned to: NoneOriginator Name: Marc Warne
Open/Closed: ClosedRelease: 
Release: 1.98Reproducibility: Every Time
Planned Release: None

Tue 22 Jan 2013 08:41:01 AM UTC, original submission:

The documentation states the following for GRUB 2 options:

The values of these options are appended to the values of ‘GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX’ and ‘GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX_DEFAULT’ for Linux and Xen menu entries.

I think this is wrong. The values in GRUB_CMDLINE_XEN* are actually used for the Xen hypervisor, and are not appended to the Linux kernel lines.

Marc Warne (GigaTux) <gigatux>


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