On Tue, Aug 10, 2004 at 11:48:10AM +0100, P at draigBrady.com wrote:
> kevin lyda wrote:
> > On Mon, Aug 09, 2004 at 10:58:26PM +0100, P at draigBrady.com wrote:
> >>Today I wanted to flash my BIOS from linux.
> >>This was definitely not obvious to me so...
> > just curious, why?
> So I can upgrade the BIOS remotely.
> Also for personal use, messing with a DOS floppy
> which is the standard solution is awkward.
yes, got that. much better than the floppy thing, but i'm more curious
what the new bioses give you?
i thought bioses came from the motherboard maker, but you seemed to
mention two of them - or were you referring to the tools that flash the
i do recall some "open bios" projects and i was curious about them.
they seemed to provide a real bios for pc's - something close to what
was on real computers (sparcs, alphas and others).
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