[arch-dev-public] [signoff] syslinux 4.04-1

Ionut Biru ibiru at archlinux.org
Fri Apr 22 04:02:15 EDT 2011


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Changes in 4.04

     PXELINUX: Fix handling of unqualified DNS names.
     PXELINUX: Fix timer bug when PXELINUX might be unloaded (Gene Cumm).
     core/writedec.inc: Fix duplicate declaration and overflow (Gene Cumm).
     GCC 4.5 fixes.
     sample directory: Fix Makefile include (Gene Cumm).
     ver.com: New universal DOS/COMBOOT application to display version 
information (includes DRMK) (Gene Cumm).
     rosh.c32: updated; Using getopt() for internal commands to aid 
parsing options; Fix bugs in ls; add warm reboot and echo (Gene Cumm).
     com32: fix a file descriptor leak.
     gfxboot.c32: handle TEXT..ENDTEXT; error out on no LABELs found 
(Sebastian Herbszt).
     Fix booting on non-partitioned devices.
     MBR, isohybrid: Workaround for a BIOS issue on Acer Travelmate and 
possibly other machines.
     COM32: Adding ACPI parsing libary
     HDT: Release 0.4.1 to support ACPI parsing, improved mutli-core/cpu 
     LUA: Updating to 5.1.4-2
     SYSLINUX: core/diskstart.inc: Reset DS after checksum in case it 
isn't 0 (Gene Cumm).
     win64: Script update for additional mingw compiler names (Gene Cumm).
     diag: New directory for diagnostic-related tools. Add a handoff 
MBR/VBR and geometry display images (Gene Cumm).
     MEMDISK: use "mem=" parameter to mark available memory above this 
point as reserved (core already does alignment) (Gene Cumm).
     MEMDISK: Additional disk probe checks and debug output (Shao 
Miller, Gene Cumm).
     gpxe: add gpxelinuxk.0, based off of undionly.kpxe + new script 
(Gene Cumm).
     isohybrid: install the isohdpfx*.bin/isohdppx*.bin files to make 
isohybrid images in one step with GNU xorriso.
     PXELINUX: disable a hack that would make localboot work on some 
machines, but break just about as many. Some machines which worked with 
"localboot 0" in previous versions may need "localboot -1" in this one. 
If you have a machine which requires "localboot -1", a copy of the 
dmidecode or sysdump output would be appreciated.
     Include a set of diagnostics by Gene Cumm.
     Fixes for gcc 4.6 and binutils 2.21.51.
     chain.c32: Allow "uuid" as a synonym to "guid".
     Handle directory names starting with .. for vfat and iso9660.
     New MENU HIDDENKEY command to provide a one-keystroke way to 
activate a boot option from a hidden menu intro screen.


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