Questions tagged [systemd-boot]

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systemd-boot point to bootx64.efi (from Windows DVD ISO)

I've "burned" (extracted) the Windows 10 installation iso file to a partition on my USB flash drive (part4). USB/Part1 (EFI) holds systemd-boot. I can boot into Windows if I from the my UEFI system "...
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Prevent systemd-boot menu from showing up every time lid is closed and hibernates with windows 10

I have an laptop with two disks, and i am dual booting Arch Linux and Windows 10. Every time i close the lid of the PC and it hibernates the boot menu shows up. How can i prevent this, and make it so ...
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How to specify cryptdevice by label using systemd boot?

I'm running Arch Linux with systemd boot. In /boot/loader/entries/arch.conf I currently specify the luks crypto device with a line like this: options rw cryptdevice=/dev/sda1:ABC root=/dev/...
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systemd-boot skips boot menu and ignores settings in /loader/loader.conf

Recently, after I've done something to my multiboot system, when I boot NixOS with systemd-boot, boot menu does not show up anymore even though the timeout is still set to 2 seconds in /loader/loader....
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Error, cannot bind to the specified serial port /dev/ttyUSB0 during boot using systemd

I am trying to run a launch file during boot up using systemd. The launch file launches rplidar. When I run directly the .sh file it's launching the lidar. $ systemctl status rosCore.service ● ...
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how to use systemd-boot on a KVM vitual server?

I'm installing Arch Linux manually (using an ISO image) on a KVM virtual private server. I'm booted into the ISO image, but it was not booted with EFI. Is it possible to use systemd-boot in this ...
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How do I write output to screen from systemd service during boot?

I have a custom systemd service that runs during the first boot. If the user has no bootsplash I would like to write to the console and give some info on what's going on. Is there a way to do that ...
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Systemd RequiredBy directive is ignored

Here's my service file: [Unit] Description=Blabla service Requires=network-online.target nfs-common.service After=network-online.target nfs-common.service [Service] Type=oneshot ExecStart=/path/to/...
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Create debian grub custom entry for running systemd multiuser.target

I have Debian Stretch and I would like to have a custom grub entry in order to run the system without a graphical desktop. I thought that would be as easy as running a different runlevel, but reading ...
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Timed out error waiting for encrypted swap device

OS: Parabola GNU/Linux Libre, a GNU version of Arch. I have managed to encrypt my root partition, but I'm unsure about how to encrypt my swap partition. I know swap partitions are becoming old-...
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Cannot boot because missing external disk

Using Fedora 24, I had configured in /etc/fstab an external usb drive: UUID=6826692e-79f4-4423-8467-cef4d5e840c5 /backup/external ext4 defaults 0 0 When I unplugged the usb disk and reboot, ...
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Copy kernel images after kernel update

I am using ArchLinux on a machine using systemd-boot and UEFI to boot the system. When I receive a new kernel update, the new kernel get's created in my /boot , but the UEFI-Boot Partition is mounted ...
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plymouth causes system to hang on boot

My problem is the following: After my last update (pacman -Syu) my system hangs on boot, and I can't figure out the cause (it's driving me crazy, really) Searching on the web I found out that this ...
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systemd-boot: /vmlinuz-linux not found

I installed the systemd boot loader. But while booting it shows /vmlinuz-linux and initramfs-linux.img not found. How can I fix this? My directory structure is as follows; Output of lsblk:
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installed Arch Linux but cannot boot

I have installed Arch Linux for the first time, I have attempted to setup my UEFI boot process but must have failed somewhere, on bootup I do see the boot menu with the Arch Linux option but when I ...
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How do I skip the 90s timeout in systemd

Is it possible to interactively skip the 90s timeout in systemd? For example, when it is waiting for a disk to become available or user to log out? I know it will fail eventually, so can I just make ...
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How do you remove systemd-boot?

Today I installed fedora and rEFInd but the old boot options for systemd-boot from my old arch installation are still there. How do I safely remove these old components or at least hide the old ...
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start a service a at bootime in systemd

I have placed a systemd service file in usr/lib/systemd/system/testfile.service. Here is the service file: [Unit] Description=Test service [Service] Type=notify ExecStart=/bin/dd.sh ExecReload=/...
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How to create a systemd target?

After searching plenty through plenty a post, Youtube video, and "documentation" on the matter of systemd, I'm still at a loss. The link (https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/systemd#...
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Where are kernel and initramfs files for systemd-boot?

I'm trying to do a fresh install and use systemd-boot as the bootloader for my ESP, but in the install instructions on step 4 it says: Copy your kernel and initramfs onto that ESP. But where are ...
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Can't install systemd-boot

I found an SSD that I thought I'd lost and decided to do try an Arch Linux build. I've got an ASUS mobo with the proprietary UEFI and the machine was bought from a store with a Windows license (...
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How to install Arch Linux root file system on LVM thin LVs on LUKS on GUID partitioned device?

I'm not able to boot a freshly installed Arch Linux system with its root file system residing on a LVM thinly provisioned logical volume on a LUKS encrypted partition on a GUID partitioned device. ...
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How do I get UEFI to automatically boot the Linux Boot Manager (managed by systemd-boot) instead of the OS Boot Manager, of Windows 10?

I would like to set my laptop with UEFI firmware and a Windows 10 / Arch Linux dual boot to use the Linux Boot Manager (managed by systemd-boot) by default on startup, instead of the OS Boot Manager (...