[coreboot] [PATCH]romfs: change the mechanism that builds the romtool utility

Carl-Daniel Hailfinger c-d.hailfinger.devel.2006 at gmx.net
Sat Apr 4 01:19:33 CEST 2009

On 04.04.2009 01:08, ron minnich wrote:
> On Fri, Apr 3, 2009 at 4:06 PM, Peter Stuge <peter at stuge.se> wrote:
>> Patrick Georgi wrote:
>>> romtool per-build
>> Is it too much for us to ask that the cbfs tool is built and
>> installed into the build system? I think that would be ok.
> that's a reasonable idea.
> Just tell people that the tool needs to be executable and in PATH

Please don't. That will make incompatible changes for romtool
impossible. Just think of the child^Wpain we had with multiple lzma
implementations. v3 avoids the lzma problem by building lzma in the
build dir so we always know the lzma version.



More information about the coreboot mailing list