[SeaBIOS] [Qemu-stable] problems with freeBSD

Gerd Hoffmann kraxel at redhat.com
Fri Mar 8 09:20:24 CET 2013

On 03/08/13 08:47, Paolo Bonzini wrote:
>> FWIW I find the binaries in git to be a PITA. I submitted a patch in
>> January to fix the VGA BIOS but it's still broken in git. The one
>> installed in /usr/share/qemu is fine, but whenever I build qemu from git
>> I have to remember to *remove* the one in the git tree or it uses that
>> instead...
> Wasn't that a fix for the SeaBIOS VGA BIOS?  The one in qemu.git is
> still built from the Bochs VGA BIOS.
> Last year, malc blocked the switch on the lack of protected mode
> interface in SeaVGABIOS.

Fedora switched though, so the distro binaries in /usr/share/qemu are
the seavgabios ones.

"make -C roms seavgabios" in the qemu source tree will upgrade the blobs
in pc-bios/.


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