path: root/syslinux.spec.in
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Diffstat (limited to 'syslinux.spec.in')
1 files changed, 23 insertions, 4 deletions
diff --git a/syslinux.spec.in b/syslinux.spec.in
index 060a4f00..2f5f0701 100644
--- a/syslinux.spec.in
+++ b/syslinux.spec.in
@@ -11,7 +11,7 @@ Source0: ftp://ftp.kernel.org/pub/linux/utils/boot/syslinux/%{name}-%{VERSION}.t
ExclusiveArch: i386 x86_64
Packager: H. Peter Anvin <hpa@zytor.com>
Buildroot: %{_tmppath}/%{name}-%{VERSION}-root
-BuildPrereq: nasm >= 0.98.35, perl
+BuildPrereq: nasm >= 0.98.38, perl
Autoreq: 0
%ifarch i386
Requires: mtools, libc.so.6
@@ -21,10 +21,18 @@ Requires: mtools, libc.so.6()(64bit)
-Syslinux is a simple kernel loader. It normally loads the kernel (and an
+SYSLINUX is a simple kernel loader. It normally loads the kernel (and an
optional initrd image) from a FAT filesystem. It can also be used as a
PXE bootloader during network boots (PXELINUX), or for booting from
+ISO 9660 CD-ROMs (ISOLINUX). It also includes a tool, MEMDISK, which
+loads legacy operating systems from these media.
+Package: devel
+%description devel
+The SYSLINUX boot loader contains an API, called COM32, for writing
+sophisticated add-on modules. This package contains the libraries
+necessary to compile such modules.
%setup -q -n syslinux-%{VERSION}
@@ -56,10 +64,18 @@ rm -rf %{buildroot}
+%files devel
@@ -67,6 +83,9 @@ rm -rf %{buildroot}
+* Tue Dec 14 2004 H. Peter Anvin <hpa@zytor.com>
+- Add a devel package for the com32 library added in 2.12.
* Wed Apr 16 2003 H. Peter Anvin <hpa@zytor.com> 2.04-1
- 2.04 release
- Add support for libsyslinux.so*