[syslinux] Bug in 2.05 .bss chain loader (works in 1.40).
H. Peter Anvin
hpa at zytor.com
Fri Aug 15 11:37:43 PDT 2003
Blaauw,Bernd B. wrote:
> this can't be a bug, since Syslinux + Memdisk + FreeDOS work great.
Sure it can, since if you're using MEMDISK you're not using the BSS feature.
I can easily see there being a problem in the BSS code.
> I created the ISO, and have tested it within VMware.
> however, as someone on this list reported recently, on a SCSI-only system IsoLinux fails (reboot..) early, before being able to open the isolinux.cfg file.
Only on certain (buggy) BIOSes.
> Maybe an ordered list will work for this.
> To make things worse, it's a 99 minutes cd [850MB data, necessary to enable overburn] :)
> if needed I'll put online a 1.5MB mini-ISO so the person having trouble can test.
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