Provided by: syslinux-common_4.05+dfsg-2_all bug


       syslinux2ansi - converts a syslinux-format screen to pc-ansi


       syslinux2ansi < filename.input > filename.output


       Syslinux2ansi is a filter which converts a screen formatted for syslinux to one compatible
       with PC ANSI.  It will only read from standard in, and has no command line options.


       Help and version command line options would be useful.

       The ability to put input and output filenames on the command line might be good as well.

   Bug reports
       I would appreciate hearing of any problems you have with SYSLINUX.  I would also  like  to
       hear from you if you have successfully used SYSLINUX, especially if you are using it for a

       If you are reporting problems, please include all possible information about  your  system
       and  your BIOS; the vast majority of all problems reported turn out to be BIOD or hardware
       bugs, and I need as much information as possible in order to diagnose the problems.

       There is a mailing list for discussion among SYSLINUX users and for announcements  of  new
       and test versions.   To join, send a message to with the line:

       subscribe syslinux

       in the body of the message.  The submission address is


       syslinux(1), perl(1)


       This   manual   page   is   a   quick   write-up   for   Debian   done  by  Kevin  Kreamer
       <>, by looking over the 1 screenful of Perl that is syslinux2ansi.