Using EFI in Alpine is supported but the documentation is not consistently available in the wiki where one would expect.
Setup the necessary environment variables
export BOOTLOADER=grub export USE_EFI=1
syslinux and add grub/friends
apk del syslinux apk add grub grub-efi efibootmgr
Information that expands upon the documentation for Alpine's initramfs command line options.
- takes the string literal from
ssh_keyand puts that value into
APK overlay file to download and apply onto the system (this is a URL). Placing the
file using the
device:fstype:path method does not appear to work.
These are generally considered "Alpine local backups" and managed via
if seeking more information.
URL to use as the repository in the system
In order to get an IP one can use
=dhcp OR define everything important
to get a network connection during init:
172.16.0.200:none:172.16.0.1:255.255.255.0:myhostname::none:22.214.171.124 ^ ip address to request ^ server ip ^ gateway ^ netmask ^ system hostname ^ autoconf is N/A ^ DNS