Subject: Re: 2nd stage boot menu (i386)
To: David Holland <email@example.com>
From: Jared D. McNeill <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 11/14/2007 23:01:54
On Wed, 14 Nov 2007, David Holland wrote:
> > Except that the boot program needs to run on a (real) serial console.
> Eh, you're no fun. :-)
> (Hardcoding vt100 is the only plausible option for a serial console -
> with caution it can be arranged so it will still be comprehensible on
> a terminal that doesn't understand vt100.)
I'm actually fine with not displaying a cursor-based menu if the console
is not vga..