An EFI system partition is necessary to start manjaro

#1

Hello Linux fans.

I have currently a dual boot system , windows 8 and linux mint 18. It is UEFI and boots correctly

When I attempt to install manjaro from usb stick and chose the manual partition features
I set sda10 as root and sda11 as /home

When I click install I get a warning
“An EFI system partition is necessary to start manjaro”

The thing is that I do have and EFI system partition. gparted image from linux mint

#2

Do you actually set the mount point for your EFI partition as /boot/efi? IIRC the installer won’t do that automatically.

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#3

Yes you should make sure it is selected as the ESP (but do not format it)

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#4

Got it. Installing without the efi warning. Fingers crossed;)

#5

Yesss! Now triple booting ok. Thanks for the help.

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