Improving the FreeBSD-9 boot menu
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Fri Jan 20 17:23:44 UTC 2012
On Fri, Jan 20, 2012 at 11:38 AM, Joel Dahl <joel at vnode.se> wrote:
> On 20-01-2012 7:57, Warren Block wrote:
>> On Tue, 20 Sep 2011, Warren Block wrote:
>> > The patch in PR 160818 makes some clarifications and improvements to the new
>> > boot menu. Obviously this is not for 9.0-RELEASE, just wanting to get it out
>> > there so people can look at it.
>> > http://www.freebsd.org/cgi/query-pr.cgi?pr=160818
>> > Among other things, the patch removes the word "boot" from options that don't
>> > actually boot. The options are lined up, and enabled options are drawn in
>> > reverse video when loader_color=1 is set in /boot/loader.conf.
>> Just reminding people about this now that 9.0 is out. It makes what I
>> feel are genuine usability and readability improvements to the boot
> I agree. Definitely an improvement.
Is this in the release notes?
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