[coreboot] [PATCH] cbfs, smaller api, more types
patrick.georgi at coresystems.de
Sun Feb 28 08:33:02 CET 2010
Am 28.02.2010 03:04, schrieb Carl-Daniel Hailfinger:
> compatible. Your patch might be backwards compatible, but some of the
> proposed extensions (option ROM naming and separate PCI ID storage) are not.
The only other user of option roms (SeaBIOS) uses a different type
number to prevent issues once the optionrom subheader appears (which is
more or less announced in the source).
It's also doing its _own_ thing to handle compression (namely, more
So there's no risk in changing the format used with the "official" type
number, and there's the chance that SeaBIOS picks up the change, so
we're able to work with the same set of images.
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