cvs commit: src/sys/boot/i386/btx/btx btx.S

Daniel O'Connor doconnor at
Tue Mar 11 01:48:28 UTC 2008

On Tue, 11 Mar 2008, John Baldwin wrote:
>   - Remove all of the virtual 86 related code including having to
> simulate various instructions and BIOS calls on a trap from virtual
> 86 mode. - Explicitly panic if a user client attempts to perform a
> V86 CALL request that isn't a far call.
>   - Bump version to 1.2.
>   Assuming this works ok this should fix some of the long standing
> issues with USB booting as well as etherboot.

Wohoo thanks John!

This gets USB booting working on the Supermicro C2SBA's I am using here.

FreeBSD flash disk installer here I come!

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