[coreboot] [announce] coreboot for the 21st century

Andrew Wu andrewwu.tw at gmail.com
Mon Apr 7 20:11:36 CEST 2014

2014-03-27 21:55 GMT+08:00 Kyösti Mälkki <kyosti.malkki at gmail.com>:
> On 03/27/2014 03:13 PM, Patrick Georgi wrote:
>> If you can make it compile in romcc without relying on coreboot base
>> libraries, we could keep Vortex86 RAM init building via romcc. As I
>> understand Stefan, his main motivation for this push is to clean out all
>> the romcc related special cases in coreboot's core.
> Can we think of building vortex86ex raminit in bootblock? Having a quick
> look at it, it seems SPD / SMBus is not involved and only the bank geometry
> is programmed in PCI config space.

Yes, I believe I can simplify and move RAM init code from romstage
into bootblock. But we still need romcc to compile this part, doesn't


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