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Bug 1358667 - Undocumented grub options
Summary: Undocumented grub options
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7
Classification: Red Hat
Component: rear
Version: 7.2
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: rc
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Assignee: Jakub Mazanek
QA Contact: Tereza Cerna
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2016-07-21 08:46 UTC by Tereza Cerna
Modified: 2017-08-18 09:17 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2017-08-18 09:17:06 UTC
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Description Tereza Cerna 2016-07-21 08:46:11 UTC
Description of problem:
Grub options GRUB_RESCUE and GRUB_RESCUE_PASSWORD are not documented in manual page. 

Rear version:

Link to github issue:

Comment 3 Jakub Mazanek 2017-08-18 09:17:06 UTC
Options are not documented in manual pages, but since rear-1.19 the usage is well explained in the comments in /usr/share/rear/conf/default.conf. As I understand it, it is by design as this feature is considered corner case by the upstream developers

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