syslinux-legacy 2:3.63+dfsg-2ubuntu5 source package in Ubuntu


syslinux-legacy (2:3.63+dfsg-2ubuntu5) precise; urgency=low

  [ Colin Watson ]
  * This package is just for usb-creator, so strip down to only what
    usb-creator needs, i.e. syslinux and mbr.bin.  423KB vs. 48KB (on i386)
    is a noticeable difference.
 -- Evan Dandrea <email address hidden>   Mon, 16 Apr 2012 14:27:48 +0100

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Evan Dandrea on 2012-04-16
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amd64 i386 lpia
Low Urgency

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Utopic release on 2014-04-23 main utils
Trusty release on 2013-10-18 main utils
Precise release on 2012-04-16 main utils


Precise: [FULLYBUILT] amd64 [FULLYBUILT] i386


File Size SHA-256 Checksum
syslinux-legacy_3.63+dfsg.orig.tar.gz 2.1 MiB fcae593a9ebc0ffed87943cb08faa777f47091466a20a4d59d9f4b4745911f13
syslinux-legacy_3.63+dfsg-2ubuntu5.diff.gz 1.8 KiB 28f25e2290d3dc07b18ad28dd21f7ab4bb99928de34add1015a3ff16c21a5997
syslinux-legacy_3.63+dfsg-2ubuntu5.dsc 1.4 KiB 50c2b59e3f823f153fe0d6792fa2cca1dde352059cfb89311c6f21de5093fd30

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syslinux-legacy: Bootloader for Linux/i386 using MS-DOS floppies

 SYSLINUX is a boot loader for the Linux/i386 operating system which operates
 off an MS-DOS/Windows FAT filesystem. It is intended to simplify first-time
 installation of Linux, and for creation of rescue and other special-purpose
 boot disks.
 It can also be used as a PXE bootloader during network boots.
 SYSLINUX is probably not suitable as a general purpose boot loader. However,
 SYSLINUX has shown itself to be quite useful in a number of special-purpose