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authorH. Peter Anvin <hpa@linux.intel.com>2010-03-30 13:37:41 -0700
committerH. Peter Anvin <hpa@linux.intel.com>2010-03-30 13:37:41 -0700
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Clean up the version/copyright strings reported via the comboot API
Skip leading garbage in the version and copyright strings reported via the comboot API. Clean up fixes for those, and document the situation. Signed-off-by: H. Peter Anvin <hpa@linux.intel.com>
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diff --git a/doc/comboot.txt b/doc/comboot.txt
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@@ -236,6 +236,10 @@ AX=0001h [2.00] Get Version
This API call returns the Syslinux version and API
information.
+ Note: before version 3.86, the version string had a leading CR LF
+ and the copyright string had a leading space. The strings might
+ still contain trailing CR and/or LF.
+
AX=0002h [2.01] Write String