[haiku-development] Re: haiku_loader never appears on my screen (resolved)

  • From: Stefano Ceccherini <stefano.ceccherini@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: haiku-development@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Fri, 3 Jun 2011 05:12:09 +0200

Il giorno 03/giu/2011 01.09, "André Braga" <meianoite@xxxxxxxxx> ha scritto:
> On 27 May 2011 15:08, Stefano Ceccherini <stefano.ceccherini@xxxxxxxxx>
> > 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 ?
> >> seems it helps with quite some computers where the current one doesn't
> >> Maybe we should put it in alpha3, or at least provide it as an
> >> 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
> > 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.

I, too, have a couple machines to test.

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