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Re: boot(8) diffs

Manuel Bouyer wrote:
On Thu, Oct 02, 2008 at 09:26:06AM +0000, Andrew Doran wrote:
On Thu, Oct 02, 2008 at 11:41:59AM +1000, George Abdelmalik wrote:

On Wed, 17 Sep 2008 18:34:27 +0100 (BST)
Robert Swindells <rjs%fdy2.demon.co.uk@localhost> wrote:

I have put some diffs to boot(8) at:


They add a 'multiboot' command to allow Xen to be loaded without
needing Grub.

A review would be welcome before I commit them.
There is too much duplicated code in stand/lib/exec.c. Can you make some of
it common?

And also fix the issue with dom0_mem being ignored if there isn't a dummy
parameter before it ...

I dont know why but I with the latest patch I can see following text when I boot my computer:
Fn: diskn

Then I press enter and it jumps right to the boot menu.


P.S I used to use grub before and I did not test any former patches.

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