[coreboot] patch: remove embeddedplanet

ron minnich rminnich at gmail.com
Fri Oct 2 18:23:33 CEST 2009

On Fri, Oct 2, 2009 at 9:04 AM, Peter Stuge <peter at stuge.se> wrote:
> Uwe Hermann wrote:
>> "We drop all PowerPC boards as u-boot is much better-suited for
>> them, and coreboot concentrates on x86 support", IMHO.
> I don't know about that.. It sounds like we're doing so on purpose,
> or in an excluding fashion, but really PC is just what we happen to
> be working on. coreboot could definately work also on other machines
> with dynamic busses, but there is less motivation since they don't
> have the same firmware situation.

I think the statement is a bit strong as well. The person who did the
coreboot port did so because he felt coreboot+openbios was a better
setup. He even demo'ed the whole thing at usenix one year, booting to

But PPC has been ignored since that person left, so it seems not worth
the effort.


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