In message <199903041443.PAA05055@pallas.spacetec.no> Tor Arntsen writes:
: On a side note, would it make sense to maybe let that
: tftpboot image be a loader that would load the real
: kernel (also by tftp)? Just in case that first image
: really *has* to be a coff image (for some reason).
: Assuming it's easier to build a coff format loader
: instead of a coff kernel, of course.
It is easier to build a coff kernel. However, the kernel may need to
be tweaked to get the information that the normal loader normally
passes to it.