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authorH. Peter Anvin <hpa@linux.intel.com>2010-11-18 12:08:47 -0800
committerH. Peter Anvin <hpa@linux.intel.com>2010-11-18 12:08:47 -0800
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man: remove long-since-obsolete note about name mangling
We haven't mangled label names for a very long time...
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diff --git a/man/syslinux.1 b/man/syslinux.1
index 6babfa41..af44979b 100644
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@@ -140,11 +140,6 @@ first "label" command.) The default for \fIimage\fP is the same as \fIlabel\fP,
and if no "append" is given the default is to use the global entry (if any).
Use "append -" to use no options at all. Up to 128 "label" entries are
permitted.
-.TP
-.B Notes:
-Labels are mangled as if they were DOS filenames, and must be unique after
-mangling. For example, two labels "v2.1.30" and "v2.1.31" will not be
-distinguishable.
.IP
The "image" doesn't have to be a Linux kernel; it can be a boot sector or a
COMBOOT file (see below.)