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Opened by coadde - 23/06/2018
Last edited by Emulatorman - 24/06/2018

FS#1029 - [grub] remove the "placeholder" entry in /etc/grub.d/20_linux_xen


  • Remove the “placeholder” entry in /etc/grub.d/20_linux_xen since it has been removed from Linux kernel.

Additional info:

  • grub 2:2.02-1.hyperbola3
-       module  ${rel_dirname}/${basename} placeholder root=${linux_root_device_thisversion} ro ${args}
+       module  ${rel_dirname}/${basename} root=${linux_root_device_thisversion} ro ${args}
$ pacman -Si grub
Repository      : core
Name            : grub
Version         : 2:2.02-1.hyperbola3
Description     : GNU GRand Unified Bootloader (2), (Hyperbola rebranded)
Architecture    : x86_64
URL             :
Licenses        : GPL3
Groups          : None
Provides        : grub-common  grub-bios  grub-emu  grub-efi-x86_64
Depends On      : sh  xz  gettext  device-mapper
Optional Deps   : freetype2: For grub-mkfont usage
                  fuse: For grub-mount usage
                  dosfstools: For grub-mkrescue FAT FS and EFI support
                  efibootmgr: For grub-install EFI support
                  libisoburn: Provides xorriso for generating grub rescue iso using grub-mkrescue
                  os-prober: To detect other OSes when generating grub.cfg in BIOS systems
                  mtools: For grub-mkrescue FAT FS and EFI support
                  xen: For Xen Dom0 support
                  xen-docs: For Xen documentation
Conflicts With  : grub-common  grub-bios  grub-emu  grub-efi-x86_64  grub-legacy
Replaces        : grub-common  grub-bios  grub-emu  grub-efi-x86_64
Download Size   : 6.17 MiB
Installed Size  : 39.31 MiB
Packager        : André Silva <>
Build Date      : Mon 20 Nov 2017 06:35:41 PM -03
Validated By    : MD5 Sum  SHA-256 Sum  Signature

Steps to reproduce:

  • Turn on machine and then check Linux-libre kernel booting
Closed by  Emulatorman
24.06.2018 01:17
Reason for closing:  Fixed
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