Re: Bug#356055: loadlin: loadlin.exe cannot be built from source
On Tue, Jul 29, 2008 at 01:43:14AM +0100, Samuel Thibault wrote:
> Just to give an update on the status: I'm currently able to compile a
> working loadlin.exe from source thanks to a patch against yasm 0.5. I
> need to port that to 0.7 and submit upstream (actually it should be
> easier for upstream to accept it in 0.7 than in 0.5 since the parser got
> rewritten by hand).
> One sad piece of news is that I wasn't able to contact upstream again:
> email@example.com doesn't work any more. However, if people confirm
> that he has been lost in nature, I intend to maintain loadlin as new
> upstream. In any case, I can already provide a loadlin.exe built from
> source that works for Lenny. I hope to find the time to get my patches
> integrated during August.
Any news on this?
Thanks for your efforts
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