[LinuxBIOS] cmos checksum in linuxbios table

Stefan Reinauer stepan at openbios.org
Sat Dec 3 23:15:27 CET 2005

* Eric W. Biederman <ebiederman at lnxi.com> [051203 22:22]:
> > See below patch to implement this thing in LinuxBIOS.
> It should already be there....
> I know cmos util needs to check the location.
I know, that's what I thought, and that's why I implemented parsing it
in the lxbios utility as well. But then again, go grep for
LB_TAG_OPTION_CHECKSUM in the source tree. You will find it is not

I'll apply the patch.

BTW, I've added another patch at

after finding out that linuxbios_table.c is exactly the same on ppc and
i386 systems. We should definitely share code here.


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