[SeaBIOS] Missing BIOS32 in QEMU 0.12.1

Kevin O'Connor kevin at koconnor.net
Tue Jan 5 03:28:07 CET 2010

On Sun, Jan 03, 2010 at 10:37:58PM +0100, Aurelien Jarno wrote:
> Hi,
> I have just discovered that contrary to QEMU 0.11.x, version 0.12.1 does
> not support BIOS32. This is due to to the switch from pc-bios to
> SeaBIOS. This prevents booting certain OS like Hurd. Unfortunately QEMU
> 0.12.x does not support pc-bios anymore.
> I have seen that BIOS32 support has been recently added to SeaBIOS. Can
> we imagine a new SeaBIOS release, that we include in QEMU 0.12.2 ?
> Aurelien
> -- 
> Aurelien Jarno	                        GPG: 1024D/F1BCDB73
> aurelien at aurel32.net                 http://www.aurel32.net

Hi Aurelien,

I'm not sure if your original mail made it to the qemu mailing list.

I'm okay with tagging a new SeaBIOS release.  Whether or not a qemu
release is pushed out with it is up to the qemu developers.


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