[coreboot] Weirdness with lzma setting in v3
c-d.hailfinger.devel.2006 at gmx.net
Tue Feb 12 00:28:20 CET 2008
On 11.02.2008 20:41, Myles Watson wrote:
>> Are you doing this on a 64bit machine?
>> I tested your stage2 file and it
>> was parsed correctly on my OpenSUSE 10.3 32bit machine. But it looks
>> like a bug in lar. I have no idea whether the lar and lzma code were
>> audited to be 64bit clean.
> I guess not.
>> Can you compile a 32bit version of build/util/lar/lar and look whether
>> that works?
> It works on my 32-bit machine as well.
OK, then we have some auditing to do. Bad bad bad.
LAR is not exactly a small piece of code, but it probably is clean.
The lzma compression code we use is from mkcromfs and a bit outdated.
That in itself is not a problem, but the code is not exactly easy to read.
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