[coreboot] Failed to launch windows 7 and two more questions ...
stefan.reinauer at coreboot.org
Wed Apr 20 03:25:45 CEST 2011
* Boris Shpoungin <wmk587 at yahoo.com> [110419 23:31]:
> Could you recommend any manual which describe coreboot porting process to new not supported platform? Does it exist at all?
The Wiki is an excellent source of information.
> Could you provide rough effort estimate to port coreboot to new unsupported platform?
That incredibly depends on the porter's skill set. However, I have seen
the following times to be accurate in some cases.
~ 1 person month (assuming you want features like ACPI, S3, ...)
This can vary a lot between 1 day and many weeks
New cpu / chipset:
~ 6 - 12 person months
These estimates obviously don't include the time you need to obtain the
documentation for your chipset, which in some cases can take several
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