[syslinux] Syslinux: Pending patches

Gene Cumm gene.cumm at gmail.com
Thu Apr 3 16:54:16 PDT 2014

On Sun, Jan 5, 2014 at 1:10 PM, Gene Cumm <gene.cumm at gmail.com> wrote:
> Searching threads back to 2013-07-01 (date of last message on thread),
> I've come up with the folloowing:
> -Needs review for inclusion:

> 10/3/12-12/16 4k sector support

> 10/18 MultiFS from MultiDisk

MultiFS feels like it should be targetted for a 6.10 release.

> -More Review/work required before inclusion (based on threads)
> 09/06-09/17 [PATCH 2/2] com32/disk: Improve flow at disk_write_sectors
> and disk_read_sectors (rework needed)
> 09/06-09/30 [PATCH 1/2] com32/lib/: Avoid unneeded allocation.
> 07/22 [PATCH 1/1 v2] Add UFS1/2 support to Extlinux installer.
> 07/19 core/fs: Add support to Unix File system 1/2.
> 07/18 core/serial: Add support for serial output functions.
> -Pending rejection
> 10/8 gPXE null pointer deref (gPXE should be removed)

> 09/30 [PATCH v2] core: Check size of ldlinux.sys at building time
> (needs core shrink first)
extlinux needs to split syslinux.bin across the 64k start and the
additional reserved area (I believe within the first 1MiB and about
512kiB in size)

Lua: done by HPA.
efi PE header set (11/27): Done.
com32: hdt: fix memory leak (09/23): done
FSUUID for ext2: done by HPA.
Init cache once (12/26): done.


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