Il giorno 03/giu/2011 01.09, "André Braga" <meianoite@xxxxxxxxx> ha scritto: > > On 27 May 2011 15:08, Stefano Ceccherini <stefano.ceccherini@xxxxxxxxx> wrote: > > Il giorno 27/mag/2011 19.26, "Adrien Destugues" > > <pulkomandy@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> ha scritto: > >> Can someone have a look at this new bootloader code in ticket #3441 ? it > >> seems it helps with quite some computers where the current one doesn't work. > >> Maybe we should put it in alpha3, or at least provide it as an alternative > >> in the release notes in some way ? > >> Not sure I can read x86 assembly well enough... > > > > I think it shouldn't go in the alpha since it's completely new code, and in > > such a critical component like the boot loader. If it really helps on so > > many computers it should go in the trunk. > > I updated the existing boot code (the one on > src/add-ons/kernel/partitioning_systems/intel/PartitionMapWriter.cpp) > with the suggestions from Starsseed. According to him, the new code > works on a machine which wouldn't boot before, and he'll test it on > more machines next week. Thanks! I, too, have a couple machines to test.