[syslinux] RE: One more clue, maybe...

McMahon, Chris CMcMahon at loronix.com
Wed Nov 19 08:53:57 PST 2003

	OK, and thanks! I'll pass on pxeboot information as soon as I have

-----Original Message-----
From: H. Peter Anvin [mailto:hpa at zytor.com] 
Sent: Wednesday, November 19, 2003 9:50 AM
To: McMahon, Chris
Cc: 'syslinux at zytor.com'; 'mike at flux.utah.edu'
Subject: Re: One more clue, maybe...

McMahon, Chris wrote:
> 	The stack dump message is white text on black background.  Right
> above the stack dump message, still in yellow-on-blue from the PXELINUX
> settings, is the text: 
> Building the boot loader arguments 
> Relocating the loader and the BTX 
> Starting the BTX loader 
> <change to white-on-black>  
> BTX loader 1.00 BTX version is 1.01 
> <stack dump>   
> 	Would that business of "arguments... Relocating... Starting..." tell
> us anything?  
> 	BTW, you should be able to recreate this with the pxeboot.0 that I
> sent you-- if it works, it'll produce a nice error message about a missing
> kernel.  
> 	In the meantime, I'll try to find someone to converse with about
> pxeboot... 
> 	-Chris     

Those messages all come from pxeboot, and I simply have no way of 
knowing what they mean.

And yes, I can recreate it... I just don't know what to expect or how to 
debug it.


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