/boot/grub2/grubenv is missing after rear recover

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  • /boot/grub2/grubenv is missing after rear recover.
  • Even though system can boot without /boot/grub2/grubenv, the following error output in messages files frequently.
systemd[118744]: Starting Mark boot as successful...
grub2-set-bootflag[119441]: Error canonicalizing /boot/grub2/grubenv filename: No such file or directory
systemd[118744]: grub-boot-success.service: Main process exited, code=exited, status=1/FAILURE
systemd[118744]: grub-boot-success.service: Failed with result 'exit-code'.
systemd[118744]: Failed to start Mark boot as successful.
  • ReaR 2.4 doesn't have this issue.


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 9
  • ReaR 2.6
  • SELinux disabled
  • UEFI

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