[coreboot] Integrate the kernel into 49LF004...

Joseph Smith joe at settoplinux.org
Thu Jun 25 17:59:42 CEST 2009

On Thu, 25 Jun 2009 17:01:05 +0200, Harald Gutmann <harald.gutmann at gmx.net>
> On Thursday 25 June 2009 04:04:08 Rick Ant wrote:
>> Hello,
>> Is it possible for me to integrate the Linux Kernel Into the Flash ROM
>> 49LF004 and starting the X-server ?
> Do you really want X in ROM?
> It is possible, but you'll need some more space in the Flash. (1Mb is
> pretty 
> less for Kernel + X)
> Maybe you'll be fine on just using the Kernel in ROM & X from disk/DOM?
> Have a look at the following discussion:
> http://www.coreboot.org/pipermail/coreboot/2009-June/050151.html
Like I said:
Sorry to tell you, that the SST 49LF004 is a 512k fwh chip, and you will
never be able to fit coreboot + kernel + root filesystem on it. I suggest
purchasing a larger fwh chip.

Joseph Smith

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