[LinuxBIOS] FILO with the USB
a1426z at gawab.com
Sun Nov 18 07:27:42 CET 2007
> Who is or will be designing anything with only 2Mb (256KB) of Flash?
> It's difficult to even find Flash under 4Mb (512KB) in high volume.
Even with 512kb you run a pretty tight ship. And that's most boards today.
The idea here is to keep the LB-footprint as tiny as possible, and not to
bloat unnecessarily. Just think about it for a second: A multi-tasking,
multi-threaded kernel just to kexec. Wow, talk about bloat.
But, there is another way: Have LB read the payload in raw from USB.
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