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authorhpa <hpa>2004-12-30 21:29:28 +0000
committerhpa <hpa>2004-12-30 21:29:28 +0000
commitdd7cbb4b5b3c585ea23ef9c51d299b6e9f87a06f (patch)
treed78e76c9406fcd0c0da4415b5c236a1ebc2ba2d9 /
parentcfdc49d27148795f10f71d6458084928eaffa68d (diff)
Update for 3.00.
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1 files changed, 9 insertions, 8 deletions
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@@ -25,11 +25,10 @@ Summary: Development environment for SYSLINUX add-on modules
Group: Development/Libraries
-SYSLINUX is a simple kernel loader. It normally loads the kernel (and an
-optional initrd image) from a FAT filesystem. It can also be used as a
-PXE bootloader during network boots (PXELINUX), or for booting from
-ISO 9660 CD-ROMs (ISOLINUX). It also includes a tool, MEMDISK, which
-loads legacy operating systems from these media.
+SYSLINUX is a suite of bootloaders, currently supporting DOS FAT
+filesystems, Linux ext2/ext3 filesystems (EXTLINUX), PXE network boots
+(PXELINUX), or ISO 9660 CD-ROMs (ISOLINUX). It also includes a tool,
+MEMDISK, which loads legacy operating systems from these media.
%description devel
The SYSLINUX boot loader contains an API, called COM32, for writing
@@ -60,7 +59,7 @@ rm -rf %{buildroot}
-%doc NEWS README *.doc memdisk/*.doc COPYING
+%doc NEWS README* *.doc memdisk/*.doc COPYING
%doc sample
@@ -81,12 +80,14 @@ rm -rf %{buildroot}
+* Thu Dec 30 2004 H. Peter Anvin <>
+- libsyslinux dropped in syslinux 3.00.
+- Additional documentation.
* Tue Dec 14 2004 H. Peter Anvin <>
- Add a devel package for the com32 library added in 2.12.