[syslinux] make efi64 install in syslinux-6.02-pre3 fail

Matt Fleming matt at console-pimps.org
Fri Jul 12 03:28:43 PDT 2013

On Thu, 11 Jul, at 01:55:12PM, Michael Szerencsits wrote:
> Hello,
> I tried to make my own binary with 'make efi64 install' but it fail with 
> make[3]: *** No rule to make target `/root/syslinux-6.02-pre3/efi64/efi/../core//writestr.o', needed by `syslinux.so'.  Stop.
> make[3]: Leaving directory `/root/syslinux-6.02-pre3/efi64/efi'
> make[2]: *** [install] Error 2
> make[2]: Leaving directory `/root/syslinux-6.02-pre3/efi64'
> make[1]: *** [efi64] Error 2
> make[1]: Leaving directory `/root/syslinux-6.02-pre3'
> make: *** [efi64] Error 2

Sorry about that. I've fixed the Makefiles in 6.02-pre4.

> Would this also create memdisk for efi64 boot?
No, memdisk is inherently tied to bios and isn't build for efi32/efi64.

Matt Fleming, Intel Open Source Technology Center

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