[syslinux] Comboot menu crashes when it goes off screen

Aaron McSorley aaron.mcsorley at amd.com
Fri Apr 2 12:46:27 PST 2004

Wow, that was fast, could you send a diff -u

On Fri, 2 Apr 2004, ganapathy murali krishnan wrote:

> It was easier than I thought. There is now an additional handler, which 
> allows you to decide the positions of the submenus. You can use this 
> handler to ensure that your menu's dont go off screen. For example, if 
> you set the position of all the menu's to (1,1) then you can never run 
> off the screen (unless you have too many items or your items are too long).
> I have attached the diff against 2.09-pre13. The modified complex.c 
> example shows an example  usage of the new handler. Let me know if this 
> solves your problem.
> - Murali
> Aaron McSorley wrote:
> >This menu system is great Murali and Peter, Thanks!
> >
> >I have some problems though. It crashes when I have a menu full of
> >entries that are longer than the screen, is there a way to make the
> >menu scroll when there are alot of entries. Actually it crashes
> >anytime a menu goes off screen, like with 5 submenus it falls off
> >the right of the screen and crashes. In that case is there a way
> >to make it bounce back the other way when it hits the edge of the
> >screen.
> >
> >Thanks for any help,
> > Aaron
> >
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