[LinuxBIOS] LinuxBIOS panic room
c-d.hailfinger.devel.2006 at gmx.net
Fri Aug 31 23:55:04 CEST 2007
On 30.08.2007 21:59, todthgie wrote:
> for some time now i have a bootloader in my howbrew rom emulator that can
> read / write to memory in on a byte basis and on a block basis using iHex
> for the block ones
> i have adapted it it to run on the pc in porting LB to right now. it can
> erase flash sectors or the whole chip.
Nice. Can you send a patch/tarball?
> im thinking about extending it with IO read/write and pci read/write for the
> larger version ( i only have 8Kbyte atm and that is thight for romcc
> compiled code:-( )
So you use romcc?
> i use single letters in the range G-Z for commands and ignore 0-9 and A-F
> that way if a hex download is aborted it just ignores the rest of the input
> a nice addition would be to emit the welcome message over and over again
> with some delay in between (so the reciever is not stressed to much) until
> the first command
Yeah, a delay between messages in wait mode would be nice.
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