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  •  22 Jul 2010 04:28

    Release Notes: This is a bug fix release, but it also includes a new, experimental, Win64 installer binary.

    •  02 Jul 2010 22:25

      Release Notes: This is primarily a bugfix release over 4.00. However, it does include an experimental Lua scripting module and a few other enhancements.

      •  29 Jun 2010 05:15

        Release Notes: This is a major code restructuring and features release. The biggest changes are support for the ext4 and btrfs filesystems, GPT partition tables, disks larger than 2 TiB, and the ability to list disk contents from the command line.

        •  19 Dec 2009 12:45

          Release Notes: This release adds support for emulating CD-ROM images from .ISO files using MEMDISK, support for arbitrary screen resolutions in the VESA menu, video mode setting for Multiboot, and future support for PM operating system drivers in MEMDISK. It also adds a number of bugfixes, including fixing the DOS installer for MS-DOS 7.x/8.x and fixing PC-DOS images in MEMDISK.

          •  06 Oct 2009 04:55

            Release Notes: This release adds some minor new features, including the ability to add overrides to DHCP options in the pxelinux binary, a new version of the Hardware Detection Tool, and some fixes to the Gfxboot module. It also includes some additional workarounds for broken BIOSes.

            •  30 May 2009 00:22

              Release Notes: This is primarily a bugfix release. The main new features are halt-on-idle support and some features in isohybrid, including the ability to boot from an image written to a partition.

              •  05 May 2009 01:17

                Release Notes: This is a bugfix and internal restructuring release. The main difference is a completely rewritten shuffler engine and Multiboot module. Other changes include a bugfix for large ISO 9660 directories, isohybrid support for images larger than 2 GB, some fixes to the gfxboot module, and a new poweroff module.

                •  16 Apr 2009 20:50

                  Release Notes: This is a collection of fixes over the 3.74 release. The most important ones are fixing the geometry detection in MEMDISK and fixing the PXELINUX "keeppxe" option, which was broken in 3.74. The MENU SAVE behavior has been improved, gPXELINUX no longer disables interrupts when it shouldn't, and a lockup bug in the Hardware Detection Tool has been addressed.

                  •  10 Apr 2009 08:48

                    Release Notes: This release adds a new "Hardware Detection Tool" to display hardware information before booting. It adds preliminary integration with the Gfxboot project, support for quiet kernel loading, and support for memorizing the last booted selection. Keyboard selection can now be done dynamically. MEMDISK now can autodetect superfloppy formats. Additionally, a large number of bugs have been fixed.

                    •  26 Jan 2009 03:08

                    Release Notes: This release is primarily a collection of fixes. It adds support for passing DHCP information to a Solaris kernel. It adds support for systems that use the incompatible E820 definition from ACPI 3. MEMDISK now defaults to "safeint".


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