[ECOS] PC STARTUP OPTIONS
Wed May 1 02:32:00 GMT 2002
Stephen Polkowski <email@example.com> writes:
> Would anyone be interested in this change? I could probably
> have this working in a few days. Any takers?
To be honest, a potentially easier and more useful approach would be
to add support for loading from the GRUB bootloader. Then we will be
able to load Redboot/eCos from a filesystem on a multi-boot machine.
GRUB can load ELF files directly, anywhere into RAM, and does the
switch to protected mode before calling the executable.
Nick Garnett, eCos Kernel Architect
Red Hat, Cambridge, UK
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