[Bug 625294] Re: localboot in pxelinux recurses back into pxelinux, and eventually crashes

JC Hulce gecko at teampr0xy.net
Thu May 3 09:17:27 UTC 2012

This bug affects Ubuntu 10.10, Maverick Meerkat. Maverick has reached end-of-life and is no longer supported, so I am closing the bug task for Maverick. Please upgrade to a newer version of Ubuntu.
More information here: https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-announce/2012-April/000158.html

** Changed in: syslinux (Ubuntu Maverick)
       Status: Triaged => Invalid

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  localboot in pxelinux recurses back into pxelinux, and eventually

Status in “syslinux” package in Ubuntu:
Status in “syslinux” source package in Maverick:

Bug description:
  After installation on an IBM x3250 and an IBM x3650, the maverick
  daily images do not boot.

  With image 20100826 I receive the following message when trying to

  It appears your computer has less than 277K of low ("DOS") RAM.
  Syslinux needs at least this amount to boot.  If you get this message
  in error, hold down the Ctrl key while booting, and I will take your
  word for it.

  Holding Ctrl does indeed allow the systems to boot and they seem to
  work correctly.  However as these are servers this is not a workable
  long-term solution.

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