[syslinux] Unknown keyword in config file

Fulko.Hew at sita.aero Fulko.Hew at sita.aero
Thu Mar 9 13:21:09 PST 2006

Peter Jones <pjones at redhat.com> on 03/09/2006 03:41 PM wrote:

> On Wed, 2006-03-01 at 19:43 -0800, H. Peter Anvin wrote:
> > >> The most helpful thing you could do is to find out if you and the
> > >> other users have anything in particular in common (motherboard,
> > >> CD-ROM player, SCSI card if applicable, etc.) with your hardware.
> > >
> > > They are completely different systems, CD-ROMs, and BIOS.
> > > But their BIOSs could have similar issues.
> >
> > List, please?

This is what (I thought) I had already reported to Mr Anvin
via an independent communications I've had in an attempt to help
Fedora Core testing.

> So far I've got reports of this on:
> eMachines T5026
> Delphin Clevo 2700t (bios from SystemSoft according to DMI)
> fujistu-siemens amilo L1300 (notebook)
> Acer Aspire 2023WLMi

It also happens on my Compal Cl-50.

> Interestingly, at least on one emachines device, entering:
> /isolinux/vmlinuz initrd=/isolinux/initrd.img
> The CD will boot just fine.

This also works on the Compal.
I was the one who originally suggested the workaround.
Actually, this also works:

   vmlinuz initrd=initrd.img

> (Sorry about not getting 3.11 into the tree for FC5; it's been a very,
> very busy release)

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