[parisc-linux] Teaching the bootloader to grok ext2

Phil Schwan pschwan@thepuffingroup.com
Mon, 29 Mar 1999 10:09:24 -0500

So, I am told that the firmware has nice ways of telling me things
about the scsi disk geometry and fetching blocks and so on.  Would
someone be able to point me at the appropriate documentation, or at
least give me some general clue about how to go about this?  I'd like
to make the bootloader capable of fetching kernel images from an ext2
filesystem, which Chris and I agreed seems to be the Right Thing to


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