[manjaro-dev] [PATCH] Thus GPT/UEFI support fixes

Philip Müller philm at manjaro.org
Fri Dec 13 17:40:48 CET 2013

I did another update:

sudo pacman -U

See here:


Thx for clarifying how you test it. So does the uefi-boot support work? 
I can't test UEFI here and on Virtualbox it don't work.



On 12/13/2013 05:40 PM, Ramon Buldo wrote:
> 2013/12/13 Philip Müller <philm at manjaro.org>:
>> Hi Ramon,
>> I committed new code from Upstream into thus development branch. Gustau
>> already adopted your changes upstream:
>> https://github.com/Antergos/Cnchi/commit/3cbbce1656aafa25ce8dbbe0347fab3c98045ec7
>> So even he liked your code. If you want, please register to my gitlab so I
>> can give you rights to work on thus-git directly. I recommend to use the
>> development branch first. Later on we can merge the working code into
>> master.
> Nice.
>> Can you write down how you test thus step by step so I can
>> write a testing guide for people interesting in testing our software.
> Not many steps...
> 1. Boot the iso in UEFI mode
> 2. start thus and select the automatic mode and select:
>      no extra options selected
>      only home
>      only encryption
>      only lvm
>      lvm & encryption
> 3. Reboot and see if it works
>> Also do you know about the --staging switch? I always start thus in normal mode
>> like this: 'sudo thus -dv'. For staging mode to test GPT in advanced I start
>> it with: 'sudo thus -dvs' to get the staging settings enabled.
> I knew about the -s and -d switch but not about the -v one, thanks.
>> Thx for the support from you so far.
>> The latest thus developement release you can find here:
>> sudo pacman -U
>> http://sourceforge.net/projects/manjarodev/files/users/philm/thus/thus-
>> kind regards
>> Philip
>> On 12/13/2013 02:08 PM, Ramon Buldo wrote:
>>> Hi,
>>> 2013/12/13 Philip Müller <philm at manjaro.org>:
>>>> Hi Ramon,
>>>> thx for the patch. One question: how did you test your work? In advanced
>>>> mode or in automatic?
>>> I tested using "manjaro-xfce-" in a usb, and
>>> only in automatic mode.
>>> I will test advanced mode now too.
>>>> Do you know about followed issues we are currently working on?
>>>> https://github.com/Antergos/Cnchi/issues/63
>>>> https://github.com/Antergos/Cnchi/issues/65
>>> Didn't know about them, maybe issue 65 will be fixed with the change in
>>> installation_process.py... needs testing.
>>>> kind regards
>>>> Phil
>>> Ramon Buldó

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