[LinuxBIOS] V3 fallback, failover, and the normal boot flag.

ron minnich rminnich at gmail.com
Wed Jul 18 18:26:54 CEST 2007

On 7/18/07, Carl-Daniel Hailfinger <c-d.hailfinger.devel.2006 at gmx.net> wrote:
> On 18.07.2007 03:05, Peter Stuge wrote:
> > Also re CMOS checksum, I would like if LB could avoid clobbering the
> > CMOS, for when switching back and forth with another BIOS.
> >
> > Writing LB CMOS bytes would be done after the final switch.
> What about writing to flash instead? IIRC some factory BIOSes write
> to flash instead of writing to cmos. Of coure that makes sense only
> if you are able to flash single pages.

it's a hjgh overhead operation. I still prefer using one bit of CMOS.


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