[LinuxBIOS] buildrom tyan s2891 and LAB

Corey Osgood corey.osgood at gmail.com
Wed Nov 7 17:27:49 CET 2007


Jordan Crouse wrote:
> On 07/11/07 09:31 -0500, Ward Vandewege wrote:
>   
>> I really need to make work of that kconfig option for 'add vga bios after
>> compile'.
>>     
>
> I'm assuming its not freely distributable?  If it is, then we can wget
> it and prepend it automagically.  If its not, then we have two courses
> of action:
>
> 1) user manually copies a file into deploy, calling it vga.bin.  buildrom
> automatically prepends any file called vga.bin to the ROM (to further make
> it configurable, each platform could specify the filename to prepend).
>
> 2) User specifies the location of the file with a config option, buildrom
> grabs the file from there and prepends it (like we do with the "custom
> payload" right now).
>
> Thoughts?
>
> Jordan
>   

3) wget the stock bios and amideco/awardeco, and extract/prepend the vga
bios automatically

-Corey




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