[coreboot] coreboot doesn't compile smihandler.c smmhandler.S, even smm.h file, am I supposed to use other ways to compile SMM mode code?
joe at settoplinux.org
Fri Oct 22 00:01:36 CEST 2010
On 10/21/2010 11:01 AM, fengwei zhang wrote:
> On Thu, Oct 21, 2010 at 10:52 AM, Joseph Smith <joe at settoplinux.org
> <mailto:joe at settoplinux.org>> wrote:
> On Thu, 21 Oct 2010 09:50:44 -0400, fengwei zhang
> <namedylan at gmail.com <mailto:namedylan at gmail.com>>
> > Hi,
> > It seems like coreboot doesn't compile smihandler.c,
> smmhandler.S, even
> > smm.h file. I tried to put some junk into these files, and then
> make the
> > coreboot source code. it could still build the coreboot.rom image. In
> > words, coreboot BIOS doesn't use any code under src/cpu/x86/smm/.
> > Since SMM is a special mode, am I supposed to use other ways to
> > mode code?
> > Thank you very much!
> Well that is really not good!
> What kind of board are you trying to compile it for?
> I am trying to compile it on ASUS M2V-MS SE. My coreboot image works,
> but it seem like it doesn't include any SMM code.
> Am I supposed to use other ways to compile the coreboot(not just do
> "Make"), then I could compile SMM code into my BIOS?
Ahh, I am pretty sure the smm code was writen for Intel chipsets.... It
would be interesting to see it run with both Intel and AMD though....
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