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[Xen-devel] [PATCH] Etherboot for E100 NIC

To: Ian Jackson <Ian.Jackson@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: [Xen-devel] [PATCH] Etherboot for E100 NIC
From: Yosuke Iwamatsu <y-iwamatsu@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Fri, 01 Feb 2008 21:39:25 +0900
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Ian Jackson wrote:
Following on from the changes recently made to build etherboot
ourselves from source, I've adapted Yosuke Iwamatsu's idea to work in
this context.

The result is below and appears to work.  The set of supported NICs
can be adjusted by changing the setting of NICS in

The added file tools/firmware/etherboot/make-eb-rom-list needs to have
chmod +x run on it before committing.

Thanks for your work.
I tried the latest staging tree and got etherboot work fine.

The attached patch (applied to cs16963) was needed to build etherboot
in my test environment.
I also found that build failed with "debug=y" specified,
though I don't know how to fix it yet.


diff -r d29d74d4eeac tools/firmware/etherboot/Config
--- a/tools/firmware/etherboot/Config   Fri Feb 01 12:01:34 2008 +0000
+++ b/tools/firmware/etherboot/Config   Fri Feb 01 21:40:48 2008 +0900
@@ -10,4 +10,6 @@ CFLAGS+=      -UPXE_DHCP_STRICT

+CFLAGS+=       -fno-stack-protector
 # Also, the Makefile arranges for us to use GCC 3

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