Tom Rini trini at
Fri Apr 12 01:27:00 EST 2002

On Wed, Apr 10, 2002 at 08:50:09PM -0700, Michael Sokolov wrote:
> Tom Rini <trini at> wrote:
> > From PPCBoot/StarMON/other linux knowing firmware, yes.
> Please don't call StarMON "linux knowing firmware", it isn't. It knows 0 about
> Linux. For firmware to know about any one OS is a discrimination against users
> wanting to run some other OS or write their own, and is unacceptable to me. I
> still believe that every single person buying a computer should write his own
> operating system.

>From PPCBoot[1]/other linux knowing firmware, and StarMON + ppc-boot-linux.

Tom Rini (TR1265)

[1]: I suspect PPCBoot as well can handle other OS's, but I don't know
for certain...

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