[syslinux] syslinux append / command line problems kernel 2.4.19
martin at boich.de
Tue Jan 28 05:14:17 PST 2003
command-line parsing for kernels >= 2.4.19 doesn't work for me very
well. i testet up to syslinux-2.01-pre3 and lines like
have no effect. bootmessage like:
zone(2): 0 pages.
Kernel command line:
even passing the command line parameters at the syslinux boot prompt
have no effect and do not reach the kernel. some keywords like vga=ask
do work, but do not appear when doing a "cat /proc/cmdline".
whith kernel 2.4.18 everything works fine. i guess it's because of the
changes in linux/init/*
hope to see a working patch soon
p.s. haven't tested newer kernels > 2.4.19, but i guess it will be the
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