[syslinux] SYSLINUX 2.08-pre5 released

H. Peter Anvin hpa at zytor.com
Wed Nov 26 09:09:18 PST 2003

Murali Krishnan Ganapathy wrote:
> I look forward to testing the new features! The new features are going 
> to give my product a new facelift (not that it is user observable).
> Typo's in the changes so far?
> * "ontimeoutcmd" should be replaced with "ontimeout"?

Typo, yes.

> * "onerror" not mentioned.

Not yet implemented.

> P.S: BTW, if any body is interested in implementing a GRUB like menu 
> based interface using COM32 code, I can send some C++ code I wrote long 
> ago, which implements a text based Dialog Boxes and stuff. Even though 
> it is all C++ all the actual output routines are written using assembly 
> so there is no printf used in the entire code. But I dont know if the 
> code will still work on modern machines.

If noone else does I'll probably do it sooner or later, but I'd 
certainly appreciate not having to :)


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