On Tue, Jun 30, 2020 at 04:25:58PM +0200, Marcin Juszkiewicz wrote: > W dniu 30.06.2020 o 16:20, Tom Hughes via devel pisze: > > On 30/06/2020 15:00, Florian Weimer wrote: > >> * JÃ³hann B. GuÃ°mundsson: > >> > >>> Given Hans proposal  introduced systemd/grub2/Gnome upstream > >>> changes it beg the question if now would not be the time to stop > >>> supporting booting in legacy bios mode and move to uefi only > >>> supported boot which has been available on any common intel based > >>> x86 platform since atleast 2005. > >> > >> Even for virtualization? Not sure if that can be done. > > > > Good point. Certainly libvirt still defaults to legacy BIOS and I > > don't think UEFI is even possible without manually editing the XML > > definition for the machine. > > New installs for x86-64 VM can be BIOS of UEFI for quite some years. > For both i440fx and q35 variants. > > Migration from BIOS to UEFI would require edit of instance XML but > should not be needed as you would not throw away working computer just > because OS decided to not support it's method of booting.
If you mean migration of existing guests, then you need to repartition them and reinstall the bootloader. I doubt anyone has a practical idea of how to do that either manually or automatically. Rich. -- Richard Jones, Virtualization Group, Red Hat http://people.redhat.com/~rjones Read my programming and virtualization blog: http://rwmj.wordpress.com virt-top is 'top' for virtual machines. Tiny program with many powerful monitoring features, net stats, disk stats, logging, etc. http://people.redhat.com/~rjones/virt-top _______________________________________________ devel mailing list -- firstname.lastname@example.org To unsubscribe send an email to devel-le...@lists.fedoraproject.org Fedora Code of Conduct: https://docs.fedoraproject.org/en-US/project/code-of-conduct/ List Guidelines: https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Mailing_list_guidelines List Archives: https://email@example.com