[coreboot] ADLO for buildrom
stepan at coresystems.de
Thu May 1 18:14:45 CEST 2008
Myles Watson wrote:
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Stefan Reinauer [mailto:stepan at coresystems.de]
>> Sent: Thursday, May 01, 2008 9:44 AM
>> To: Myles Watson
>> Cc: joe at settoplinux.org; 'Coreboot'
>> Subject: Re: [coreboot] ADLO for buildrom
>> Myles Watson wrote:
>>> I was hoping that we could pass it the same information we pass the
>>> kernel. The e820 maps etc. I haven't looked into it too much, but ACPI
>>> tables for that information would be fine for me too.
>> But there the cat bites its tail. legacybios is the one that produces
>> e820. And so far it produces pirq and acpi, too. It just doesnt make
>> sense like this on real hardware.
>> bochs bios is sure not much better.
> So how does the kernel get an e820 map when you load it from filo? That was
> the pathway I meant.
filo makes one from the coreboot table.
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