[LinuxBIOS] Robson for LinuxBIOS

Jun OKAJIMA okajima at digitalinfra.co.jp
Thu Oct 26 11:53:08 CEST 2006

No one has interest in Robson?
I think it is not so bad story that we can get dozen mega bytes of flash RAM.

               --- Okajima, Jun. Tokyo, Japan.

>I suppose that anybody here would know the name of Robson,
>Intel's HDD cache on flash mem. But, somebody dont know
>the detail of it?
>I have an interest in the spec about logical format of the flash mems.
>I mean, they would have parition table and something like FAT table or 
>and what is the format?
>Why I want to know it? Because, I guess we can use the flash for putting
>Linux BIOS there. And it is better that Linux BIOS partition can co-exist
>Robson cache partition. This is the reason I am curious about the logical 
>If this is possible, we will not have to worry about the space shortage
>issue ( 256KB is small for linux bios) anymore. And it is also easy
>to "multi-boot" both normal BIOS and Linux BIOS, like ADLO.

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