[syslinux] ifcpu[64].c32 functions drop to command line

H. Peter Anvin hpa at zytor.com
Sun May 5 13:49:37 PDT 2013

On 05/03/2013 08:25 AM, Matt Fleming wrote:
> On Fri, 03 May, at 09:29:07AM, Gene Cumm wrote:
>> I knew that 5.xx introduced a new CLI with history capabilities but I
>> was mostly trying to confirm.  Thanks.  Where is this documented?  By
>> the looks of it, only in code.  I'd like to update
>> txt/syslinux-cli.txt with the appropriate content.
> Yeah, there's only the code, no other documentation exists.
>> Another alternative is to consider remapping "history next", perhaps Ctrl-M?
> We could do that. I'm not particularly fussed either way. Changing
> "history next" to Ctrl-M makes more sense if only because there have
> been more releases where Ctrl-N displays network info.

Ctrl-M is Enter on a serial console, and Ctrl-N is unfortunately well
established for that purpose in other contexts.

Maybe we can just fold it all into Ctrl-V...


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