[syslinux] Best way to deal with an idiosyncracy of Intel Boot Agent (IBA)...

H. Peter Anvin hpa at zytor.com
Tue Mar 18 12:02:54 PDT 2014

On 03/17/2014 10:51 PM, Jeffrey Hutzelman wrote:
> Another possibility, if you have some control over options generation,
> is to immediately follow the filename option with a NOOP, which is tag 0
> and has no length.  This is not included in the option length, but I
> expect the broken PXE stack will do the expected thing.

This would almost certainly be the best option.  However, if you can't
get the filename into the filename field in the first place I expect
you're not going to be able to get control at this level.


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