[syslinux] [PATCH] Fix for crash with certain EFIs

Ady Ady ady-sf at hotmail.com
Tue Oct 18 13:14:17 PDT 2016

> Thank you very much for this, I have been running into this issue a number
> of times but could never get a firm grip on it.
> Especially HP Gen9 proliants seem to suffer from it by sometimes throwing a
> stack dump very early in the boot. In the past we worked around it by
> forcing bios boot.
> After rebuilding it with -mno-red-zone the problem appears to be fixed, at
> least after a couple of hours of testing I have not seen it anymore.
Have you tried 6.04-pre1 or later? With pre-built binaries?

Would you please clarify? Are you saying that 6.04-pre1 is failing too, 
but building 6.03 with this proposed patch is working correctly?


PS: In my previous email I wrote "2016Nov"; of course I meant 2015Nov.

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