BIOS calls

ron minnich rminnich at
Tue Mar 2 18:09:07 CET 2004

On Tue, 2 Mar 2004, Daniel Sheltraw wrote:

> Does LinuxBIOS have a protected-mode API that can be used in 
> kernel-space to config devices similar to the old DOS-based
> BIOS calls in real-mode?

no, intentionally not. We don't ever want to get back into that nightmare 
unless it becomes hopelessly unavoidable.


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