Starting with linuxbios

Amaury Jacquot sxpert at
Thu Oct 28 16:30:03 CEST 2004

YhLu wrote:
> What's the usage for the CAR-PC?
> GPS navigation?
> Regards
> YH

interestingly enough, I have the same useage ( see )
mebbe it's time for some dox to be written, a howto mebbe ?

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Nathanael Noblet [mailto:nathanael at] 
> Sent: Thursday, October 28, 2004 1:27 PM
> To: Adilson Oliveira
> Cc: linuxbios at
> Subject: Re: Starting with linuxbios
> On Oct 28, 2004, at 12:54 PM, Adilson Oliveira wrote:
>>Hello guys.
>>I'm thinking about create (another one) Car-PC and I want to use 
>>linuxbios to improve the boot time.
>>Is there any place you can recomend I can read about the basics of 
>>this project?
>>I mean how it works, etc? Just to give me an outline before I start to 
>>dig into it?
>>BTW, I want to use miniITX boards as the Via EPIA.
> The website is sorely out of date, and the source tree has just gone 
> through a *major* overhaul. In that vein, the source for the epia 
> version isn't functional (as I understand it right now). But will in a 
> few weeks when it gets cleaned up. The website will be revamped when 
> some of the volunteers (like myself) get to it. We've been really busy 
> as well. I'm not nearly as knowledgeable in the arena here about the 
> actual functioning of LinuxBIOS, but there are plenty here who are. I 
> would suggest going through the mailing list archive as start. There 
> was a great FAQ type submission a few months ago that helped me 
> understand what was going on.

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