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author Eric Hameleers <>2016-04-24 22:01:15 +0200
committer Eric Hameleers <>2016-04-24 22:01:15 +0200
commite1ea9877dbb64a962028201731c810d4a5789ed1 (patch)
treeac6abdb3b7ed39b60dc6b6554aacadbc2e93ac85 /EFI
parent2ebf5d72030ef875afe6d87ba2fcea3dbec63cf5 (diff)
Update syslinux & grub help files with latest boot parameter info.
Diffstat (limited to 'EFI')
1 files changed, 17 insertions, 0 deletions
diff --git a/EFI/BOOT/help.txt b/EFI/BOOT/help.txt
index 9c29f01..e9605f3 100644
--- a/EFI/BOOT/help.txt
+++ b/EFI/BOOT/help.txt
@@ -29,6 +29,23 @@ noload=mod1[,mod2[...]] => Prevent loading of one or more
squashfs modules from the directory "/liveslak/addons".
By default all these modules are loaded on boot.
+=== Network boot ===
+dhcpwait=<numseconds> => Maximum wait time for the DHCP client to
+ configure a network interface (default: 20 seconds).
+ => defines the IP address
+ of the NFS server, and the path to the extracted content
+ of Slackware Live Edition.
+ => network device customization, usually this parameter is
+ not needed when your network runs a DHCP server.
+ Specify a driver if UDEV does not detect the device. Specify the
+ interface if Slackware Live can not figure it out. If you specify
+ 'static' you need to also specify ipaddr and netmask. The gateway
+ is optional but needed to access the internet for instance.
=== Hardware related ===
localhd => initialize RAID/LVM on local hard drives.