[LinuxBIOS] Nvidia MCP55 support

Carl-Daniel Hailfinger c-d.hailfinger.devel.2006 at gmx.net
Wed Aug 30 00:51:49 CEST 2006

Lu, Yinghai wrote:
> nvidia would allow AMD to release NVMM binary to LinuxBIOS. .., Is it ok
> to LinuxBIOS? Does is voliatiote the GPL?. Because this code will be
> called by LinuxBIOS. And it is not loaded and started by LinuxBIOS. (cpu
> microcode patch code and scsi firmare is loaded and started by LinuxBIOS
> but setting some register).
> Is VSM loaded and started only for OLPC?

I think the VSA is different from NVMM because we have the source for
the VSA (http://www.mail-archive.com/devel@laptop.org/msg00184.html).
At least that is what I believe. Ron probably knows more.


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