[syslinux] extlinux >= 5.01 menu.c32 timeout doesn't work

Matt Fleming matt at console-pimps.org
Mon Jul 1 02:41:54 PDT 2013

On Sun, 30 Jun, at 01:00:30PM, Romain Naour wrote:
> I use extlinux 5.11-pre3 compiled from buildroot.
> I reproduced the problem under qemu.
> The only difference between the two config is the addition of the line
> "SERIAL 0 115200 0".
> I need to test without SERIAL on the computer to confirm that the
> problem comes there. (see also the report "6.01-pre 4 no timeout when
> using serial")

Could you try out Syslinux-5.11-pre4? I've just committed a fix. Once
we've nailed this bug, I'll merge the fix into 6.01-preXX.

Matt Fleming, Intel Open Source Technology Center

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