[LinuxBIOS] MB1030 / 3036 VGA comes up :D

Christian Sühs chris at suehsi.de
Wed May 3 14:17:15 CEST 2006

>>> - the 90s delay during VGA init.
>>> - anything else?
>>copying LB to RAM seems to be very slow ?!

takes about 3 - 4 seconds for the 256k image

>>after boot, uncompressing the kernel is much slower as under factory bios.

> How many megabytes in how many seconds? is it compressed?

Its done in 8 - 9 seconds. kernel is 700k big.
Well, it is a bzImage and should be compressed.
>>The filesystem is for any reason readonly after a boot?!
>>Not under factory.
> readonly root filesystem is the default. Maybe the boot parameters of
> your "other" boot loader contain "rw" ?

Waaaah, yeah I have forgotten to insert "rw" parameter for the 
commandline in filo.

Thanks for the hint.

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