Supporting extension ROMs and beyond...

Bari Ari bari at
Mon Aug 11 19:23:00 CEST 2003

ron minnich wrote:

>Fair use says, I think, that you can copy a bios from your machine to your
>machine for personal use. Certainly that's what you do when you load a new
>bios image from a web site. You can't distribute it. So ADLO supports
>getting the VGA bios out of your on-card bios and building it into
>linuxbios. That's how it is done: copy it from your machine to your 
>VGABIOS, on the other hand, just finds the on-card bios and runs it.
Does this mean that VGABIOS would not work for boards that have 
integrated video and have the video BIOS combined into the system BIOS?


More information about the coreboot mailing list