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Re: [PATCH] Fix for PXE module

From: Bean
Subject: Re: [PATCH] Fix for PXE module
Date: Fri, 12 Dec 2008 12:11:32 +0800

On Thu, Dec 11, 2008 at 3:26 PM, Alex Smith <address@hidden> wrote:
> On Thu, Dec 11, 2008 at 3:37 AM, Bean <address@hidden> wrote:
>> On Wed, Dec 10, 2008 at 12:23 AM, Alex Smith <address@hidden> wrote:
>>> Hi,
>>> A while ago I submitted a bug to the GRUB bugtracker with a patch
>>> attached to fix the PXE module
>>> ( It doesn't seem to
>>> have been noticed so I'm submitting it here too.
>>> The PXE TFTP API only allows one open connection at any one time. The
>>> PXE module in GRUB2 has code to handle this in some places, but in
>>> other places (grub_pxefs_open and grub_pxefs_close) it is not handled,
>>> causing errors. For example, when I try to insert the multiboot module
>>> from PXE, that wants to insert the _multiboot module, resulting in the
>>> PXE call failing because 2 connections are being made.
>>> I've attached a patch which handles this properly in grub_pxefs_open()
>>> and grub_pxefs_close(). With these changes made I can successfully
>>> load GRUB2 from PXE, and boot a kernel.
>> Hi,
>> Thanks for the patch. It looks good to me, would you please add the
>> changelog entry so that I can commit it to svn ?
>> --
>> Bean
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> I've attached an updated copy of the patch with a ChangeLog entry.


Thanks a lot, patch committed.


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