[syslinux] special meaning of '--' in pxelinux.cfg

H. Peter Anvin hpa at zytor.com
Wed Dec 23 11:20:00 PST 2009

On 12/23/2009 10:04 AM, Daniel Baumann wrote:
> H. Peter Anvin wrote:
>> It's possible that the Debian initrd does something special with it.
> jup; the debian-installer (not the installed system afterwards) cares.
> anything that is passed after the '--' are appended to the default
> options for the installed system. everything before the '--' is only
> used by the installer itself.

OK, that makes a lot of sense.


H. Peter Anvin, Intel Open Source Technology Center
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