[coreboot] [ANNOUNCE] SeaBIOS 1.7.4
kevin at koconnor.net
Mon Dec 23 18:34:53 CET 2013
The 1.7.4 version of SeaBIOS has now been released. For more
information on the release, please see:
New in this release:
* Support for obtaining ACPI tables directly from QEMU.
* Initial support for XHCI USB controllers (initially for QEMU only).
* Support for booting from "pvscsi" devices on QEMU.
* Enhanced floppy driver - improved support for real hardware.
* coreboot cbmem console support.
* Optional support for using the 9-segment instead of the e-segment
for local variables.
* Improved internal timer code and accuracy.
* SeaVGABIOS improvements
* Better support for legacy X.org releases with incomplete x86emu
* Support for using an internal stack to reduce caller's stack
* Back port of new "bochs dispi" interface video modes.
* Several bug fixes and code cleanups
* Source code separated out into additional hardware and firmware
* Update to latest version of Kconfig
For information on obtaining SeaBIOS, please see:
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