[coreboot] SeaBIOS booting

Kevin O'Connor kevin at koconnor.net
Fri Jul 4 08:40:47 CEST 2008

On Thu, Jul 03, 2008 at 04:27:51PM -0600, Myles Watson wrote:
> Kevin,
> I didn't have my windows CD handy, so I tried several Linux install
> CDs, but I can't get them to boot on my s2892.  They boot fine in qemu
> with SeaBIOS.

Okay - thanks for trying.

> Here's the log:

I don't see anything unusual in the log.  Did all the OSes die in the
same way?  Did anything come up on the vga screen?  What OSes did you

On Thu, Jul 03, 2008 at 03:54:11PM -0600, Myles Watson wrote:
> I'm not sure if it's buildrom's fault or SeaBIOS's, but the build
> fails for me with this error:
> make[1]: P: Command not found
> It's actually a symptom that $(CPP) isn't being set.  When I add these
> lines in SeaBIOS's Makefile, it goes away.
> ifeq ($(CPP),)
> CPP=$(CC) -E
> endif

That's very odd.  What distro did you try to build on?


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