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Bug 1055759 - Parameter GRUB_DISABLE_RECOVERY doesn't work
Summary: Parameter GRUB_DISABLE_RECOVERY doesn't work
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: grub2
Version: 20
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Peter Jones
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
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Reported: 2014-01-20 21:20 UTC by Matthias Summer
Modified: 2014-12-09 02:39 UTC (History)
8 users (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2014-12-09 02:39:59 UTC

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Description Matthias Summer 2014-01-20 21:20:00 UTC
Description of problem:

Setting the parameter GRUB_DISABLE_RECOVERY in the /etc/default/grub from false to true doesn't remove the rescue entry from the grub2 menu.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. /etc/default/grub change GRUB_DISABLE_RECOVERY=false to GRUB_DISABLE_RECOVERY=true
2. grub2-mkconfig -o /boot/grub2/grub.cfg
3. grub2-install /dev/sda
4. reboot

Actual results:
The rescue entry is visible.

Expected results:
The rescue entry should not be in the grub2-menu

Comment 1 Simone Caronni 2014-06-16 21:16:41 UTC
Any chance to see this fixed?

Comment 2 Gerd v. Egidy 2014-06-25 14:58:45 UTC
I can reproduce this too, very annoying.

Comment 3 Robin Lee 2014-12-09 02:39:59 UTC
You should remove 'dracut-config-rescue' to disable rescue entry generation. GRUB_DISABLE_RECOVERY does not control this behavior.

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