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Bug#505750: d-i: Add help text.

On Monday 17 November 2008, Frank Lin PIAT wrote:
> The attached patch enables syslinux "help text" menu features to
> display the following help text when the "help" menu entry is selected:
> "Display help screens; type 'menu' at boot prompt to return to this
> menu"
> This patch also fix another bug (previously, if someone pressed [tab]
> then edit a command line longer than one line, then the prompt was
> weird)

Tested and looks great. I've committed it in my local git-svn repo 
together with my own patch.

One error in the patch: the "back" option in the advanced menu does not 
need the "help" help text...
I've made a few very minor other changes, but nothing that really changes 
the patch.

If others want to give it a try:

The color Franklin has chosen for the help text is yellow. Personally I'm 
fine with that.

Strangely enough VirtualBox now suddenly no longer tries to boot the amd64 
image (as I mentioned in #505243), but correctly selects i386 when I hit 
enter from the help screen boot prompt. This may be related to the fact 
that I now run 2.6.28-rc5 on the host system instead of
I'll try to confirm that.


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