[syslinux] pxelinux 5.00-pre6 sub menu not working

Helmut Hullen Hullen at t-online.de
Sat Jul 7 10:45:00 PDT 2012

Hallo, Fabian,

Du meintest am 07.07.12:

> I just tested my pxelinux installation with 5.00-pre6.


> Now it is working and the menu is displayed. Also selecting other
> programs out of it do work (e.g. Smart Boot Manager). But
> selecting my "Hardware Tools Menu" sub menu does not work and the
> main menu is displayed again.

Sounds familiar ...

I've told this problems some days ago, and Matt Fleming had offered a  
bugfixed version:

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Betreff    : Re: [syslinux] Syslinux 5.00-pre6: call it a beta
Datum      : Di 03.07.12, 09:48  (erhalten: 03.07.12, 11:15)

On Mon, 2012-07-02 at 16:07 +0200, Helmut Hullen wrote:
> The following configuration works without any problem with syslinux/
> pxelinux 4.05 (and the appropriate *.c32 etc.)

Thanks Helmut, I was able to reproduce your bug with that config.

I just pushed a fix for this out to the 'elflink' branch at,


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Viele Gruesse!

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