[syslinux] comments about 5.00pre10

H. Peter Anvin hpa at zytor.com
Mon Nov 19 11:52:57 PST 2012

On 11/17/2012 08:56 PM, Ady wrote:
>> On Wed, 2012-11-14 at 16:06 +0200, Ady wrote:
>>> Hi Matt,
>>> First comments about 5.00-pre10.
>>> 1_ When using "ctrl+v" in the boot prompt, there is no space 
>>> character between the version and the boot mode. Additionally, the 
>>> main version number is shown twice.
>>> For example, "SYSLINUX 5.00 5.00-PRE10CHS" should be:
>>>  "SYSLINUX 5.00-PRE10 CHS"
>> This has always been the format. If you try the 4.06 release you will
>> say that it is the same.
> Hmm, you might be right. I guess that presentation is related to any 
> "special" build and the lack of space characters might be 
> intentional. It still makes sense to improve it.

It is specific to prebuilds, in particular.


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