Subject: Re: port-i386/17865: i386 boot-blocks hate function keys
From: David Laight <email@example.com>
Date: 08/07/2002 18:22:52
> >Ok can you remember whether F3 had the effect of aborting the
> >countdown? ie acting the same as enter?
> i didn't. that was the problem. if it did abort the countdown, we
> wouldn't be here now.
Abort as in 'stop counting and boot now',
not abort as in 'stop counting and give me a prompt',
as opposed to 'continue counting but ignore the keyboard'.
David Laight: firstname.lastname@example.org