[ipxe-devel] Master Broken?

Michael Brown mcb30 at ipxe.org
Thu May 15 08:34:55 UTC 2014

On 15/05/14 08:00, Andrew Stuart wrote:
> Can someone help verify if the master branch is currently broken?
> I’ve been attempting to use rom-o-matic.eu to build a new iso image
> It boots, and gets to Loading ipxe.krn…….ready.
> _
> And that is where it stays indefinitely. I’m using vmware 10.0.2 Windows
> for this test.
> After making 5-6 images that all failed with different configurations, I
> grabbed the latest iso from
> http://boot.ipxe.org/ipxe.iso, booted it in the same vm, and get to the
> exact same failure point.

I suspect this is related to the syslinux version.  On my laptop (with 
syslinux 6.02), ipxe.iso builds and runs with no issues.  I can confirm 
that the version provided by boot.ipxe.org / rom-o-matic.eu (with an 
archaic syslinux 3.83) does not work.

Will investigate.


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