[arch-dev-public] [signoff] syslinux 4.04-1
ibiru at archlinux.org
Fri Apr 22 04:02:15 EDT 2011
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
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
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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