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Bug #9841

loader: issue edd probe before legacy ah=08

Added by Toomas Soome about 1 year ago. Updated 12 months ago.

Status:
Closed
Priority:
Normal
Assignee:
Category:
bootloader
Start date:
2018-09-16
Due date:
% Done:

100%

Estimated time:
Difficulty:
Medium
Tags:
needs-triage

Description

while probing for drives, use int13 extended info before standard one and provide workaround for case we are not getting needed information in case of floppy drive.

History

#1

Updated by Electric Monk 12 months ago

  • % Done changed from 90 to 100
  • Status changed from In Progress to Closed

git commit b75eb7e6b5e51c1d1a8023c478487c4f4542768f

commit  b75eb7e6b5e51c1d1a8023c478487c4f4542768f
Author: Toomas Soome <tsoome@me.com>
Date:   2018-11-02T14:25:31.000Z

    9840 loader: do not repeat int13 calls when we have no media
    9841 loader: issue edd probe before legacy ah=08
    Reviewed by: Yuri Pankov <yuripv@yuripv.net>
    Reviewed by: Andy Fiddaman <andy@omniosce.org>
    Approved by: Dan McDonald <danmcd@joyent.com>

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