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    SubjectRe: [x86 setup 31/33] Use the new x86 setup code for i386
    H. Peter Anvin schrieb:
    > From: H. Peter Anvin <hpa@zytor.com>
    >
    > This patch hooks the new x86 setup code into the Makefile machinery. It
    > also adapts boot/tools/build.c to a two-file (as opposed to three-file)
    > universe, and simplifies it substantially.

    [...]

    > diff --git a/arch/i386/boot/tools/build.c b/arch/i386/boot/tools/build.c
    > index 0579841..886f47d 100644
    > --- a/arch/i386/boot/tools/build.c
    > +++ b/arch/i386/boot/tools/build.c
    > @@ -1,13 +1,12 @@
    > /*
    > * Copyright (C) 1991, 1992 Linus Torvalds
    > * Copyright (C) 1997 Martin Mares
    > + * Copyright (C) 2007 H. Peter Anvin
    > */
    >
    > /*
    > * This file builds a disk-image from three different files:
    > *
    > - * - bootsect: compatibility mbr which prints an error message if
    > - * someone tries to boot the kernel directly.
    > * - setup: 8086 machine code, sets up system parm
    > * - system: 80386 code for actual system
    > *

    You might want to change the word "three" to "two" in the first
    line of that comment.

    HTH
    T.

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