[ipxe-devel] [gPXE] unicode support in gPXE

Zhang Cheng stephenpcg at googlemail.com
Wed Mar 30 02:40:44 UTC 2011

Hi Michael,

On Wed, Mar 30, 2011 at 08:55, Michael Brown <mbrown at fensystems.co.uk>wrote:

> iPXE is dependent upon the BIOS for keyboard input and text-mode video
> output.
> Does your BIOS normally display Chinese characters in text mode?

Is it possible to use Netpbm PPM image for the welcome banner or even
If so, we can not only display unicode, but also fancy images. I think in
occasions we do not need to type unicode characters.

BTW, I have seen some PCs whose BIOS support Chinese.

Best Regards,
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