i had the same problem and solved by installing 10.04.2 in virtualbox and compile there:


On Fri, May 20, 2011 at 5:58 AM, Rock Cui <rockcui@viatech.com.cn> wrote:
I got the latest seabios source code from git server, than got a strange
error after make:
cl2@rockcui-S12-ubuntu:~/work/seabios-orl$ make
Build Kconfig config file
Compiling whole program out/ccode.16.s
Compiling to assembler out/asm-offsets.s
Generating offset file out/asm-offsets.h
Compiling (16bit) out/code16.o
Compiling whole program out/ccode32flat.o
Compiling whole program out/code32seg.o
Building ld scripts (version "pre-0.6.3-20110520_104358-rockcui-S12-ubuntu")
Fixed space: 0xe05b-0x10000 total: 8101 slack: 17 Percent slack: 0.2%
16bit size: 39408
32bit segmented size: 1464
32bit flat size: 12264
32bit flat init size: 59088
Linking out/rom16.o
out/romlayout16.lds:431 cannot move location counter backwards (from
000000000000cd8c to 000000000000cd70)
make: *** [out/rom16.o] error 1
My development evironment:
ubuntu 11.04-i386

Can anyone give me some advices?