[syslinux] efi config hang
Joakim.Tjernlund at infinera.com
Wed Dec 12 15:25:24 PST 2018
On Wed, 2018-12-12 at 17:05 -0600, Carl Karsten wrote:
> On Wed, Dec 12, 2018 at 4:54 PM Joakim Tjernlund
> <Joakim.Tjernlund at infinera.com> wrote:
> > On Wed, 2018-12-12 at 16:00 -0600, Carl Karsten via Syslinux wrote:
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> > > On Tue, Dec 11, 2018 at 9:19 PM Ady Ady via Syslinux <syslinux at zytor.com> wrote:
> > > > > > You should be able to see the effects of the DISPLAY directive when
> > > > > > testing the floppy image I sent you, because it starts with the boot
> > > > > > prompt, not with a menu.
> > > > >
> > > > > I see the effects, both good and bad. I'm having trouble knowing how
> > > > > bad the bad is.
> > > >
> > > > How about comparing it with the current behaviour in BIOS mode?
> > >
> > > Everything in current BIOS mode works perfectly as far as I can tell.
> > > We know things are different with efi, but that alone isn't a blocker.
> > Have you tried to updating to a newer gnu-efi ? The one included in syslinux is very old.
> I am using the binaries from
I cannot tell but I guess you are using newer gnu-efi. You should check how your repo does this:
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