[coreboot] Bayou v0.3

Ward Vandewege ward at gnu.org
Fri Jun 20 02:24:23 CEST 2008

On Thu, Jun 19, 2008 at 04:49:13PM -0600, Jordan Crouse wrote:
> Greetings.  I am very happy to present to you the next version of the
> proof-of-concept for Bayou, the Coreboot payload chooser. A good amount
> of this version was re-written to support everybody's favorite feature:
> chaining! :)
> Let me get the usual URLS out the way.  Source and QEMU demo:
> http://www.coreboot.org/~jcrouse/bayou_0.3.tar.gz
> http://www.coreboot.org/~jcrouse/bayou-demo-20080619.rom
> The default chain runs a password checker and then coreinfo.  If you 
> press escape before the timeout, you can run coreinfo directly from
> the menu, or run the default chain.  If you exit from coreinfo in
> the chain, you will go back to the menu automatically.
> The "system password" is 'coreboot'.  My apologies to Uwe - I know he
> has a better password payload, but he is busy right now, and I needed
> to hack something together really quickly.  oh, and make sure you check
> it all out in serial too.. :)

Nice!! I tried the qemu serial, works fine. Backspace does not though?


Ward Vandewege <ward at fsf.org>
Free Software Foundation - Senior System Administrator

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