[arch-releng] [archiso] syslinux 6 status

Thomas Bächler thomas at archlinux.org
Fri Jun 28 13:53:41 EDT 2013

Am 28.06.2013 19:47, schrieb Gerardo Exequiel Pozzi:
> Good news :)
> With syslinux-6.01-pre5 all things tested seems to work! Finally!
> Boot from:
> cdrom (ISOLINUX):         OK
> disk (SYSLINUX [VFAT]):   OK
> disk (SYSLINUX [EXT4]):   OK
> disk (ISOHYBRID-MBR):     OK
> network (PXELINUX):       OK
> Also tested, all other menu items, reboot, hdt, memtest, etc...
> Tests was made under qemu-1.5.1.

Oh so nice!

> PS: Since syslinux 6 supports EFI, maybe in a future (2013.08 or
> 2013.09), if all things work, I am going to replace gummiboot with syslinux.

Let's keep everything with syslinux 4 + gummiboot for the July ISO, then
take our time to convert to syslinux 6 for August.

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