[SeaBIOS] SeaBIOS and Bochs?
herbszt at gmx.de
Thu Feb 16 19:52:33 CET 2012
Kevin O'Connor wrote:
> On Tue, Feb 14, 2012 at 08:44:59PM +0100, Bernd Blaauw wrote:
>> I'm stuck with a few questions about applying SeaBIOS to Bochs
>> (Windows), hoping someone is willing to give out some helpful hints.
>> 1) Can the downloadable v1.6.3 binary directly be used in Bochs, or
>> is a recompile needed? Thought I read some docs about MTRR config
> I think you may need to change some config options. Try enabling
> CONFIG_OPTIONROMS_DEPLOYED and disabling CONFIG_MTRR_INIT. I think
> the latest version of Bochs may no longer need one or both of these,
> but I'm not sure. Sebastian may know.
bios.bin-1.6.3  works in Bochs x86 Emulator 2.5.1.svn.
>> 3) Is there an opensource BIOS, usable in Bochs and QEMU, that does
>> work with only 1MB RAM assigned to the VM? SeaBIOS fails this.
> SeaBIOS should work. If there are SeaBIOS issues, they should be
Bochs BIOS (latest and legacy) should both work. vbxbios (old and new) 
might work too.
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