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Re: booting l4-Hurd, memory unaligned

From: Yoshinori K. Okuji
Subject: Re: booting l4-Hurd, memory unaligned
Date: Thu, 7 Apr 2005 16:36:18 +0200
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On Thursday 07 April 2005 03:52 am, Marcus Brinkmann wrote:
> This means that laden must do the necessary rounding.  It probably
> shouldn't even warn, as there is nothing a user can do about it
> anyway.

I agree.

> The problem for me is that there are a zillion of BIOSes, and have
> only one or two for testing.  I don't think there is much of a
> specification for memory maps in BIOSes, is there?

I think there are, but I don't think they are available freely. Some 
information gathered by volunteers is included in Ralf Brown's Interrupt List 
(C or D), alternatively.

The problem is, however, that many BIOSes do not comply with specifications 
correctly, anyway. So all I can think of is not check BIOS information 


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