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FS#22234 - [syslinux] Move to Core/Base

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Matthew Gyurgyik (pyther) - Tuesday, 28 December 2010, 04:33 GMT
Last edited by Eric Belanger (Snowman) - Sunday, 13 March 2011, 20:32 GMT
Task Type Feature Request
Category Packages: Core
Status Closed
Assigned To Thomas B├Ąchler (brain0)
Architecture All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 2
Private No


Would it be possible to move Syslinux into core/base group?

I have been working on an AIF patch to include syslinux support. If we are going to offer Syslinux as a possible bootloader it only makes sense to allow the user to install it from the installation cd.
This task depends upon

Closed by  Eric Belanger (Snowman)
Sunday, 13 March 2011, 20:32 GMT
Reason for closing:  Implemented
Additional comments about closing:  syslinux is now in core
Comment by Dieter Plaetinck (Dieter_be) - Sunday, 13 February 2011, 10:33 GMT
core: +1
base: don't think that's a good idea, I would rather aim to move bootloaders (i.e. grub) out of base - but still in core -, we should just tell our users to install a bootloader from core