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Re: extlinux, syslinux for ext2 and ext3 filesystems

On Sun, May 14, 2006 at 01:30:11AM +0200, Michelle Konzack wrote:
> Am 2006-05-13 17:11:51, schrieb Geert Stappers:
> > syslinux is for FAT file systems.
> > extlinux is for ext2 (and ext3) f.s., it is from the same author.
> Syslinux is from Peter Anvin which I know from DJGPP...  long time ago!

Yes, the very same HPA.

> Since I have not Webconnection at home, where can I get "extlinux"
> "apt-cache" and "apt-file" shows nothing.

Yep, that happened to me also.
When I `ssh i386host` I did found only "syslinux".

Doing `apt-get source syslinux` did provide the source of extlinux
and revealed that there is no extlinux package yet.

> > Cheers
> > Geert Stappers
> > in an attempt to bring people with a mutual interrest together
> ;-)

Thank you!

> Greetings
>     Michelle Konzack

Geert Stappers

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