[ipxe-devel] wimboot and ADK for windows 8.1

Sven Dreyer sven at dreyer-net.de
Wed Mar 19 16:35:01 UTC 2014


Am 19.03.2014 10:04, schrieb Anton D. Kachalov:
> Recenly I've experienced a problem with wimboot 1.0.3 and ADK for Win
> 8.1. wimboot fails to extract bootmgr.exe with "Too many Huffman symbols
> with lengths <=1" error. I've replaced bootmgr from win7 and everything
> run fine.

I can confirm that the problem exists with WinPE 5.0, in my case 
replacing "bootmgr" with the one from WinPE 4.0 (which corresponds with 
Windows 8, iirc) also solved the problem.

Best regards, Sven

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