[LinuxBIOS] USB Support <WAS Re: Accessibility of LinuxBios>

Stefan Reinauer stepan at coresystems.de
Mon Jul 3 10:34:14 CEST 2006

* Bari Ari <bari at onelabs.com> [060703 02:40]:
> I remember discussing with the LinuxBIOS list a year or two ago, the 
> issue of what to do when chipsets drop having any serial ports.
> We are currently working on mainboard designs that will not have any 
> serial ports with chipsets that don't have any serial ports. What did we 
> decide to do with LinuxBIOS, since the future is now?

What ports do they have? Any JTAG or similar?

Maybe its possible to hack up a "dumb serial over usb" driver that 
does not offer a protocol stack but simply pushes characters?

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