[syslinux] moving Kernel and initrd to subdir?
H. Peter Anvin
hpa at zytor.com
Mon Oct 9 20:35:33 PDT 2006
Sven Geggus wrote:
> Dear syslinux users,
> I am trying to move Kernel and initrd images away from the root directory of
> my bootable Partition.
> Looks like this is not possible. While it seems to work with pxelinux, it
> does not seem to work when using syslinux and FAT.
> I tried the following:
> label foo
> kernel /boot/vmlinuz
> append initrd=/boot/initrd
> Ideally it would be even possible to move syslinux.cfg into /boot
This is not currently supported under SYSLINUX; it's supported under
With some of the recent changes to SYSLINUX for FAT32 support, it's
probably not too hard to add subdirectory support, but I don't know when
I will have time to do it. Unfortunately things are more than just busy
for me right now; it's downright insane.
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