[syslinux] CLI prompt function/library

Gene Cumm gene.cumm at gmail.com
Mon Feb 14 04:30:15 PST 2011

On Mon, Feb 14, 2011 at 05:25, Matt Fleming <matt at console-pimps.org> wrote:
> On Mon, 14 Feb 2011 10:07:24 +0800
> Liu Aleaxander <aleaxander at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Yes, 1) and 3) is already implemented on the elflink branch. FYI, the
>> code is located at core/elflink/cli.c

edit_cmdline() appears to be the main function.  At the moment I have
two concerns but I'm verifying my concern over the first.  The second
is about making the CLI code generic enough to be usable in both the
core and modules.

> I've got a set of patches that moves the cli code out of the elflink
> core and into com32/elflink/modules, which seems like a much more
> suitable home to me as the cli code is essentially more of a library
> (and it also helps to reduce the size of the core).
> I'll post the patches in the next few days.

Something where the core shared code with modules would definitely be nice.


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