[syslinux] Graphic Display Problems with V3.09

Curtis Doty Curtis at GreenKey.net
Wed Jul 27 21:45:32 PDT 2005

Jim Cromie wrote:

> Sean Murphy wrote:
>> I just upgraded from v3.07 to v3.09.  After completing the upgrade my 
>> graphic (logo) no longer displays.  It worked when I was running 
>> v3.07.  Is this a known bug in v3.09? If not, any ideas why it 
>> stopped working in v3.09 but worked in v3.07?
> I havent heard of it, fwiw.
> Heres what HPA would say if he were less busy.
> Please test the 3.0[89] pre-releases and find out where it stopped 
> working.
> http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/utils/boot/syslinux/Testing/
> theres 11 308-pre's, and 2 309s,
> so a binary search should get you there in ~4 moves.
> then, if youre feeling ambitious, diff it against previous,
> inspect the code, and hack a bit.
> If you do all that, HPA will be so thrilled, he'll give you a gold 
> star. :-D

I first logged this bug last month. 

And followed up with a "patch" that simply rolls back the max command 
line changes. However, it did *not* behave deterministically for me. :-( 
Nor did I get any gold star. I guess it's lather..rinse..repeat with the 
new test releases. Sean, have you tried yet?


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