[coreboot] Mail from a student who wants to apply for coreboot GSoC project
bari at onelabs.com
Sat Mar 26 21:21:16 CET 2011
J T Dsouza wrote:
> I want to help
> finish the idea that porting coreboot to Marvell ARM SOC's with PCIe.
> Can someone give me some suggestions?
> Marvell SOCs are supported in uBoot. As are most other ARM devices
> capable of running an OS like linux, uclinux.
Yes, some of us are well aware of uboot and what it supports. Many of
the coreboot developers have also been working with uboot for >10 years.
The point of coreboot on ARM was mainly for ARM soc's featuring PCI or
PCIe since coreboot supports PCI so well. If you look into the Qi
bootloader http://wiki.openmoko.org/wiki/Qi you might find some other
reasons for working on alternatives for ARM init firmware.
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