[LinuxBIOS] (fwd) Re: USB bootloader
a1426z at gawab.com
Wed Sep 13 22:03:57 CEST 2006
> 1. with LinuxBIOS, It works with one Tyan Intel based MB (UHCI) and
> some other Opteron base MBs.
Great! So maybe the delayed USB boot is hw related, but why?
> 2. maybe Etherboot heap used by FILO USB packet buffer overwirte the
> APM info in RAM.
This happens even with FILO IDE.
Etherboot PXE works OK.
> you need to find out where is APM info is.
How can I find out?
> 3. Bootblock on flash? You could boot elf on flash. mem at 0xfff8000
Bootblock on IDE/USB. Why is it not possible to boot the the 512byte BBS?
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