[ipxe-devel] Ability to edit variable content

"Ján ONDREJ (SAL)" ondrejj at salstar.sk
Thu Oct 25 06:34:23 UTC 2012

On Wed, Oct 24, 2012 at 11:25:23PM -0700, Michael Brown wrote:
> On 24/10/12 23:00, "Ján ONDREJ (SAL)" wrote:
> >Thank you. But something is wrong. If content length is larger than lenght
> >of row, editing only displays last line. Even if I can edit previous line
> >too, it's not refreshed and I should edit it in blind mode.
> That's a limitation of the console driver; it isn't specific to this
> patch.  Most BIOSes do not support backspacing beyond the start of
> the line.

Hmm, OK. Bad news.

Any chance to get config's command work with only ony variable? Something

config --variable test


config scope/test

> >Another small problem should be, that breaking (ctrl+c) read command will
> >clear original content. Consider, if this is an feature or bug. :-)
> Should now be fixed:
>   http://git.ipxe.org/ipxe.git/commitdiff/2c011d7

Thank. Confirming fix. :-)


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