[SeaBIOS] [Qemu-devel] [ANNOUNCE] SeaBIOS 1.7.0

Michael Tokarev mjt at tls.msk.ru
Sun Apr 15 22:17:09 CEST 2012

On 15.04.2012 06:48, Kevin O'Connor wrote:
> The 1.7.0 version of SeaBIOS has now been released.  For more
> information on the release, please see:
> http://seabios.org/Releases
> New in this release:
> * Many enhancements to VGA BIOS code - it should now be feature complete with LGPL vgabios.

This is something which prompted me to test the new release,
but it gives... interesting results.

WinXP guest is unable to find drivers for the video adaptor
with -vga std and this vgabios.bin, not even its "standard VGA"
fallback driver.  The device in question is detected as "Other
devices / Video controller (VGA compat.)", and its identification
looks like:


This appears to be bogus somehow, no?



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