[coreboot] The OS of open source solution

Stojsavljevic, Zoran zoran.stojsavljevic at intel.com
Tue Oct 8 10:30:20 CEST 2013

Hello Tank,
Are you using with your CC2 only EFI and/or UEFI BIOS? Or you are also using Google’s SNB mrc.bin? Or maybe you have tried with INTEL’s IVB FSP?
Thank you,
Most of The Time you should be “intel inside” to be capable to think “out of the box”.
From: coreboot-bounces at coreboot.org [mailto:coreboot-bounces at coreboot.org] On Behalf Of jstkf2012 at 126.com
Sent: Tuesday, October 08, 2013 9:28 AM
To: David Hendricks
Cc: coreboot
Subject: Re: [coreboot] The OS of open source solution

Hi David,

    Thanks for your great help.
    My mainboard is cougarcanyon2 ,now I can boot to DOS by the solution of Coreboot+Seabios.
    But it can't install OS(both Win7 32bit , ubuntu 32bit,android) by CD-ROM.
           1.I use CD-ROM to install the OS ,but it seems that both android & linux & win7 will halt during the installation .
    2.Firstly, I install the OS(android , linux , win7) into sata by traditional  UEFI bios.
              Secondly, I flash the coreboot.rom on my board.
              Finally, I can boot to the OS (android , linux)  which is installed by traditional UEFI bios.
      Generally speaking,does coreboot support to use CD-ROM to install the OS?
From: David Hendricks<mailto:dhendrix at google.com>
Date: 2013-10-08 10:48
To: jstkf2012 at 126.com<mailto:jstkf2012 at 126.com>
CC: coreboot<mailto:coreboot at coreboot.org>
Subject: Re: [coreboot] The OS of open source solution
On Mon, Oct 7, 2013 at 6:25 PM, jstkf2012 at 126.com<mailto:jstkf2012 at 126.com> <jstkf2012 at 126.com<mailto:jstkf2012 at 126.com>> wrote:
Hi Maillinglist,
    I’m now trying to boot OS with open source solution (Coreboot + SeaBIOS), but have some questions. For example,
        1.Which OS can be supported by this kind of solution? For example, is Win7 or Win8 supported?
Win7 has been booted successfully, along with others: http://www.coreboot.org/SeaBIOS#Windows

 2.How to build/create or customize the OS images?
You should not need to customize the OS images.

David Hendricks (dhendrix)
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