[coreboot] I am reading the source code of coreboot, how do I understand the functions

Tom Sylla tsylla at gmail.com
Mon Sep 12 22:15:31 CEST 2011

If you want to browse around a bit, there is an LXR cross reference of
coreboot available here:


On Mon, Sep 12, 2011 at 8:48 AM, Jianmin Pan <dspjm1 at gmail.com> wrote:
> I am a newbie to coreboot, I am wondering is there an easy approach to
> understand the functions.
> For instance, when I am reading fallback_boot.c, it's very difficult for me
> to understand such functions as inb(), outb(),RTC_PORT().
> The method I am using now is to grep the function name and find out which
> file it is in. Then read it. However, I still feel inconvenient.
> I am used to use vim.
> So, anybody have good suggestions?
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