[syslinux] Partionless drive

Gert Hulselmans gerth at zytor.com
Tue Jan 25 11:55:48 PST 2011

Collins, Cris L. wrote:
> I have some flash drives that we are trying to convert from lilo to
> extlinux 4.03. The drives have no partitions.  I run extlinux -install
> /mnt/flash/boot then there are three partitions with boundary issues:
> Partition 1 does not end on cylinder boundary etc...
> Do you know why this may be occurring? We would rather not create
> partitions on these drives. Thank you for your time.
It is fixed in Syslinux 4.04-pre3 and higher.

- Gert Hulselmans

More information about the Syslinux mailing list