[lfs-chat] [lfs-dev] http://www.linuxfromscratch.org/lfs/faq.html#really-small

Read, James C jcread at essex.ac.uk
Thu Dec 17 06:44:10 PST 2015



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From: lfs-dev <lfs-dev-bounces at lists.linuxfromscratch.org> on behalf of William Harrington <kb0iic at berzerkula.org>
Sent: Thursday, December 17, 2015 2:17 PM
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Subject: Re: [lfs-dev] http://www.linuxfromscratch.org/lfs/faq.html#really-small

On Thu, December 17, 2015 10:06, Read, James C wrote:
>> Oh, and if you want to use UEFI, everything changes. And... I'll stop
>> rambling for now. :)
>
> I wonder how complex it would be to build something with the following
> capabilities:
>
> 1) The capability to automatically detect the supported instruction set
> and then jump to a boot sequence accordingly
>
> 2) The capability to automatically detect the boot environment and then
> jump to a boot sequence accordingly e.g. detect if this is UEFI or old
> school.
>
> 3) The capability to read the BIOS as a quick method of environment
> discovery and setting up some basic executable routines for IO
>
> Daer Samej

The LFS-Chat mailing list is a great place to discuss this.
http://lists.linuxfromscratch.org/listinfo/lfs-chat/

Sincerely,

William Harrington
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