[syslinux] memdisk: DOS as a PreOS

H. Peter Anvin hpa at zytor.com
Thu Jul 1 11:43:45 PDT 2004

mailsanmich at gmx.li wrote:
> 2K of DOS memory missing is ok for me. So my question is: how do I unload
> its storage area and passivize its stub?

It requires some changes to the MEMDISK code; I'll put them on my list 
of things to do.

> Would it be easier to use Linux as a PreOS or something else?

Probably not, since Linux reconfigures the hardware pretty severely.


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