[LinuxBIOS] V3 fallback, failover, and the normal boot flag.
stepan at coresystems.de
Wed Jul 18 01:09:34 CEST 2007
* Marc Jones <marc.jones at amd.com> [070718 00:20]:
> Also, the boot count needs to be cleared at the end of LinuxBIOS. I
> think that this what the last boot flag was trying to do.
with v3 we can potentially have n:m mappings for all modules. is a
single byte like we have it in v2 still appropriate?
Or should we just leave the mechanism unchanged for now despite we could
do it more complex^Wflexible?
We should document this in the design paper. I remember I added some
hack to lxbios to make switching between normal and fallback work.
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