[syslinux] syslinux.efi and vendor-class-identifier

James Pearson james-p at moving-picture.com
Fri Oct 11 07:24:06 PDT 2019

James Pearson via Syslinux wrote:
> However, I have just tested the exact same boot procedure using a Dell
> laptop (Latitude 7480) - and it all worked without a problem - that is,
> syslinux.efi and ldlinux.e64 were downloaded without a problem - and
> from a tcpdump, there was *no* DHCP transaction between downloading
> syslinux.efi and ldlinux.e64
> So I'm puzzled as to why it doesn't work on the Dell 3930 - may be a
> firmware bug/feature (it is running the latest firmware) ?

Also tested with an HP laptop (Zbook 15u G5) and this shows the _exact_ 
same issue as with the Dell 3930 ... so the issue is looking more and 
more like a problem somewhere with syslinux.efi ?


James Pearson

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