Trouble with etherboot-5.2.2

Dave Ashley linuxbios at
Wed Jan 7 12:28:00 CET 2004

Ron wrote:

>Dave, could you send me those two config files? I can try to write the
>top-level doco if you want.

Here is a diff of the 2 config files I changed. My changes are pretty
trivial, and the comments in the Config files explain everything.


diff -Nur etherboot-5.2.2/src/Config /ram/etherboot-5.2.2/src/Config
--- etherboot-5.2.2/src/Config  2003-10-04 18:00:54.000000000 -0700
+++ /ram/etherboot-5.2.2/src/Config     2004-01-07 07:55:33.000000000 -0800
@@ -241,7 +241,7 @@
 # For prompting and default on timeout
 # If you would like to attempt to boot from other devices as well as the network.
@@ -275,7 +275,7 @@
 # Limit the delay on packet loss/congestion to a more bearable value. See
 # description above.  If unset, do not limit the delay between resend.
 # More optional features
@@ -283,9 +283,13 @@
 # For a serial console, which can run in parallel with FIRMWARE console
 # Enable tagged image, generic ELF, Multiboot ELF
 # or FreeBSD ELF/a.out boot image support
diff -Nur etherboot-5.2.2/src/arch/i386/Config /ram/etherboot-5.2.2/src/arch/i386/Config
--- etherboot-5.2.2/src/arch/i386/Config        2003-08-01 20:00:16.000000000 -0700
+++ /ram/etherboot-5.2.2/src/arch/i386/Config   2004-01-07 07:35:19.000000000 -0800
@@ -79,13 +79,13 @@
 # @/OptionDescription@
 # BIOS select don't change unless you know what you are doing
 # Compile in k8/hammer support
 # Options to make a version of Etherboot that will work under linuxBIOS.
 # These options affect the loader that is prepended to the Etherboot image

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