[syslinux] About 4.xx and 6.xx. WAS: Making a 6.04

Geert Stappers stappers at stappers.nl
Sat Jun 11 11:11:07 PDT 2016

On Fri, Jun 10, 2016 at 08:00:49PM +0200, Didier Spaier via Syslinux wrote:
> Thanks for your answer Ady.
> However, I cloned the repo and "git branch" only returns:
> * master
> How can I find this "syslinux-4.xx" branch or at least spot the commits
> in that branch more recent than the 4.07 release?
> A did a bit of RTFM but am not acquainted with git so any clue will be
> appreciated.

Start with

  git branch --remote

There will be a line like 'origin/syslinux-4.xx'

  git checkout syslinux-4.xx

When your git executable is recent enough, it will understand what you mean.

Geert Stappers
Leven en laten leven

More information about the Syslinux mailing list