[SeaBIOS] [Qemu-devel] WfW setup and DOS display.sys hanging

Dennis Waters dennis123321 at googlemail.com
Thu May 1 21:51:48 CEST 2014

OK this is getting strange or I'm missing something obvious!

I checked the two affected c source files manually to confirm the changes
had been made.
I've just done a redownload, repatch, and recompile of qemu2.0.0...

Then I noticed bios.bin & vgabios*.bin are already compiled in the
qemu-2.0.0.tar.bz2 in the "pc-bios" directory. The md5sums of all those
files matches the ones "make install" copies over (even on a patched

Am I missing a ./configure flag to force the bios files to recompile?

Thanks again!

On 1 May 2014 20:33, Kevin O'Connor <kevin at koconnor.net> wrote:

> On Thu, May 01, 2014 at 07:56:59PM +0100, Dennis Waters wrote:
> > Hi,
> >
> > Using the latest Qemu2 and Seabios1.7.4 (I've tried stable and git for
> > both) -- I still have this issue with QEMU hanging on display.sys with
> > MSDOS 6.2
> > I can confirm on all compiled sources the structs already had your
> > patch applied
> [...]
> > Scan for VGA option rom
> > Running option rom at c000:0003
> > Start SeaVGABIOS (version
> > rel-1.7.4-0-g96917a8-20140203_153423-nilsson.home.kraxel.org)
> The log indicates the SeaVGABIOS that was used predates the PACKED
> fix.  The fix went in after rel-1.7.4 - it's in commit f5ec1e0a.  How
> did you confirm the fix was applied?
> -Kevin
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