CFT: Graphics support for /boot/loader

Patrick Hajek pphajek at
Thu Feb 5 16:06:11 PST 2009

On Thu, Feb 05, 2009 at 11:18:36PM +0100, Oliver Fromme wrote:
> Hello fellow hackers,
> Some of you might remember that I'm working on graphics
> support for our /boot/loader.  Unfortunately, progress has
> been rather slow because of non-FreeBSD-related activity.
> Anyway, I have now prepared a tarball containing a loader
> binary for public testing.  If you are eager to give it a
> try, please feel free to do so.  It should work with any
> FreeBSD version on i386 and amd64 platforms.
> I have posted detailed instructions on the FreeBSD wiki:
> Any kind of feedback is welcome.

Works on my Toshiba Satellite M60 Laptop
noe# uname -a
FreeBSD noe 7.1-STABLE FreeBSD 7.1-STABLE #27: Tue Jan 20 12:56:40 PST 2009  

Great Job.


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