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FS#66632 - [archiso] Default boot entry not Arch Linux

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Aleksi Blinnikka (morgus) - Tuesday, 12 May 2020, 18:18 GMT
Last edited by Doug Newgard (Scimmia) - Tuesday, 12 May 2020, 22:31 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages: Extra
Status Closed
Assigned To Pierre Schmitz (Pierre)
Architecture All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No



Recently installing Arch to a new machine the ISO booted automatically to EFI shell so I decided to reboot and see what it did. The default boot entry wasn't Arch.
This seems to be due to systemd v245 update having a change to systemd-boot changing the parsing of "default" option in loader.conf.

Upstream issue:
Upstream commit:

The fix is to simply add ".conf" to the end of default boot option in loader.conf.
This task depends upon

Closed by  Doug Newgard (Scimmia)
Tuesday, 12 May 2020, 22:31 GMT
Reason for closing:  Duplicate
Additional comments about closing:   FS#66535  and probably others