Re: More graphical boot floppies issues
On Mar 28, Ben Pfaff wrote:
> 1. Does anyone have a good idea how to integrate the graphical
> graphical boot floppies into the top-level Makefile? There's only
> one thing that really has to change: the building of root.bin.
> dbootstrap has to be built linked to bogl instead of newt. Oh and
> of course a 2.2.x kernel has to be used.
Can you make a graphical.sh file, so we can call it from the Makefile?
Please have a look at 'drivers.sh' parameter (or any other *.sh file with
parameters). Please add a ARCH or SYSTEM parameter to the graphical.sh.
Other parameters??? x-ref, y-ref, bpp, ...
> 2. I'm trying to strip down a 2.2.4 kernel enough that it can actually
> fit on a floppy along with the root.bin image. So far, I've had to
> sacrifice a few things:
> math emulation
> Micro Channel support
> VGA text console
> Is this cool with everyone, or will I have to move to a boot
> floppy/root floppy approach for sure?
Please send me the .config file, i'll integrate it to my own kernel-image