On 30/06/2020 15:25, 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:
>> * Jóhann B. Guðmundsson:
>>> 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.
I literally did an F31 install to a new instance two days
ago and don't recall being offered any option.
Same for F32 actually - the install failed but I had got as
far as creating the machine without being asked.
Tom Hughes (tom(a)compton.nu)