[OpenBIOS] Questions...

Ronald G. Minnich rminnich at lanl.gov
Mon Jan 24 08:26:16 CET 2000

On Mon, 24 Jan 2000, Jeff Garzik wrote:

> If you can get it to work, the loadbios program on the OpenBIOS Web page
> should be your best bet.  It will load your OpenBIOS image into RAM
> where the BIOS normally lives, and then warm-reboot to start the image.
> It wouldn't work for me, though :(  I think the reason is that I cannot
> disable BIOS shadowing on my i430FX.

There's an easy way around this, namely, make sure that you jump to
0xffff:0 instead of doing a reset. You get lots of testing done that way,
and the shadowing is not an issue, and ffff:0 is the normal reset vector.


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