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SYSLINUX is a boot loader for the Linux operating system on x86 platforms.
SYSLINUX is a boot loader for the Linux/i386 operating system which operates
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It is intended both as a general boot loader, and to simplify first-time
off an MS-DOS/Windows FAT filesystem. It is intended to simplify first-time
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installation of Linux, and for creation of rescue and other special-purpose
 
installation of Linux, and for creation of rescue and other special-purpose
 
boot disks.
 
boot disks.
  
 
It can also be used as a PXE bootloader during network boots.
 
It can also be used as a PXE bootloader during network boots.

Latest revision as of 03:25, 2 January 2008

SYSLINUX is a boot loader for the Linux operating system on x86 platforms. It is intended both as a general boot loader, and to simplify first-time installation of Linux, and for creation of rescue and other special-purpose boot disks.

It can also be used as a PXE bootloader during network boots.