Date: Mon, 31 Oct 2011 00:03:02 +0400 From: Vasiliy Kulikov <segoon@...nwall.com> To: owl-dev@...ts.openwall.com Subject: Re: syslinux On Sun, Oct 30, 2011 at 06:47 +0400, Solar Designer wrote: > Doesn't work for me - when I choose any boot label, the menu simply > flashes and re-appears. When I press Tab and try to type a custom boot > line, it behaves either the same as the menu choices (returning me to > the menu) or in case I type the name of a symlink (e.g., /bin/sh, which > is a symlink to /bin/bash) in place of kernel image filename, it then > reports an error. All of this is in QEMU. The same (outdated) version > of QEMU boots another (non-Owl) ISO that also uses ISOLINUX (an older > version of it) just fine. I don't know if the same problem would be > seen on real hardware or in another VM - haven't tried yet. > > It is possible that I broke something with my additional changes after > yours, but I've already tried reverting many of those changes (in my > test ISO build tree) and it didn't make a difference. > > i686 and x86_64 behave the same (fail in the same way as above). A dummy thing - isolinux doesn't see a file with "-" inside. I'll commit the fix after the full install testing tomorrow. -- Vasiliy
Powered by blists - more mailing lists
Confused about mailing lists and their use? Read about mailing lists on Wikipedia and check out these guidelines on proper formatting of your messages.