LinuxBIOS + FreeBSD = true?

Eric W Biederman ebiederman at
Fri Oct 11 15:36:00 CEST 2002

Ronald G Minnich <rminnich at> writes:

> On Fri, 11 Oct 2002, GNUOrder wrote:
> > I think the problem might be the name of the project.  Many BSD users,
> > especially freeBSD, wouldn't get caught dead running anything linux if they
> > can help it.  Silly elitist attitude, much like the elitist attitude some
> > linux users take towards windows users.  Now if it was still named freeBIOS,
> > they may be more cooperative.
> Actually, that was not the issue when I talked to them. The issue was that
> they didn't want to give up the BIOS calls.

Was this before or after we had the LinuxBIOS table?


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