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Re: Kernel patches

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Subject: Re: Kernel patches
From: Ralf Baechle <ralf@Julia.DE>
Date: Thu, 23 May 1996 13:14:03 +0200 (MET DST)
In-reply-to: <199605230711.AAA26965@Crissy.Stanford.EDU> from "Munira Rahemtulla" at May 23, 96 00:11:52 am
Hi,

(so here I'm again reporting from the Linux Kongress in Berlin live
and exclusive for the Linux/MIPS mailing list ...)

> > However, there is one minor problem with this idea.  There are
> > currently (as of .26 anyway) parts of MILO that cannot be distributed
> > as source and are binary only (although some of the information in the
> > binary only code is also in the sources to OpenBSD).  It may be tricky
> > to arrange for things of this nature to be in the tree.
> 
> Could someone provide us with information about what happens in the
> parts of milo that cannot be distributed?  We have been looking for
> the definitions of the bootinfo and screeninfo structures because we
> are trying to simulate what happens in milo.

The definitions for most of the bootinformation passed to the kernel is
defined in <asm/bootinfo.h>

  Ralf

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