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The syslinux family has also "COM 32"
 
The syslinux family has also "COM 32"
 
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These programs run in the syslinux, isolinux, pxelinux and extlinux environment.
=== mboot.c32 and XEN ===
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They can be use for, example given, CPU detection or [[Xen]] booting.
 
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Booting XEN is possible with the help of mboot.c32
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DEFAULT xen
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LABEL xen
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  KERNEL mboot.c32
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  APPEND xen-3.0.2-1-i386.gz dom0_mem=262144 --- vmlinuz-2.6.16-2-xen-686 console=tty0 root=/dev/hda1 ro --- initrd.img-2.6.16-2-xen-686
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PROMPT 1
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TIMEOUT 0
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Debian users should notice http://bugs.debian.org/391152 which says that mboot.c32 is missing in the package.
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Revision as of 08:21, 11 May 2007

On this page use cases of products of the syslinux family. It is mostly a collection of links. (Please add more)

SYSLINUX

ISOLINUX

PXELINUX

  • The Debian installer supports netbooting. At a Debian archive you find a tarball that contains a working example.
  • MosNis - the Multioperatingsystem Networkinstallationserver, a project usefull for Systembuilders who install different Operatingsystem from Network (a Project in german language, actually under development, also available at Linux-Club.de a well known german Linux-Supportportal)

EXTLINUX

MEMDISK

COM 32

The syslinux family has also "COM 32" These programs run in the syslinux, isolinux, pxelinux and extlinux environment. They can be use for, example given, CPU detection or Xen booting.