[syslinux] Re: Syslinux freezes my MP3 player/flashdrive, normal dos boot does not.

H. Peter Anvin hpa at zytor.com
Mon May 23 20:18:26 PDT 2005

Nazo wrote:
> Sorry, it wasn't clear if the original message went through or not. 
> Also, I realized I forgot to clarify a rather important detail.  After
> installing Syslinux to the MP3 player, I can reboot my system and it
> will successfully work with Syslinux.  All PC operations writing and
> reading the file system are ok.  It's the player itself that is unable
> to access the filesystem (hangs every time) after installing Syslinux.
>  I would blame the player itself, but, the only thing I can't figure
> out is why it's working fine with normal boot utilities.  In fact, I
> can simply use the sys command in dos or windows to overwrite the
> Syslinux stuff and the player works again.  This makes me think that
> Syslinux is doing one little thing that the player doesn't like.

You may want to try out changing attributes on the ldlinux.cfg file.


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