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

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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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Uploaded by:
Evan Dandrea on 2012-04-16
Uploaded to:
Precise
Original maintainer:
Ubuntu Developers
Component:
main
Architectures:
amd64 i386 lpia
Section:
utils
Urgency:
Low Urgency

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Series Pocket Published Component Section
Trusty release on 2013-10-18 main utils
Saucy release on 2013-04-25 main utils
Raring release on 2012-10-18 main utils
Quantal release on 2012-04-26 main utils
Precise release on 2012-04-16 main utils

Builds

Precise: [FULLYBUILT] amd64 [FULLYBUILT] i386

Downloads

File Size MD5 Checksum
syslinux-legacy_3.63+dfsg.orig.tar.gz 2.1 MiB a8771e034d49b6daf11557e7041c9bc5
syslinux-legacy_3.63+dfsg-2ubuntu5.diff.gz 1.8 KiB ce08f4be1617768d67d172777d579124
syslinux-legacy_3.63+dfsg-2ubuntu5.dsc 1.4 KiB efbe95d4235005eeafe0c2bb09ae9aed

Binary packages built by this source

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
 applications.