[ipxe-devel] building for use virtualbox

Warren Turkal wt at ooyala.com
Thu Jan 31 18:55:58 UTC 2013

I have attached my config/local/general.h.

I am really impressed with the functionality offered by ipxe. This has been
really fun to play with. Kudos developers.


On Wed, Jan 30, 2013 at 11:57 AM, Andrew Bobulsky <rulerof at gmail.com> wrote:

> On Wed, Jan 30, 2013 at 2:40 PM, Warren Turkal <wt at ooyala.com> wrote:
>> Thanks for the tip. The filesize shrank a bit even though I turned HTTP
>> and IPV4 back on. See the following:
>> $ du -b bin/8086100e.rom bin/virtio-net.rom
>> 57344 bin/8086100e.rom
>> 56320 bin/virtio-net.rom
>> Wow, that bin/8086100e.rom is just under the bar for working with vbox.
>> So, I also removed AOE and added TFTP. The image is still just small
>> enough, and it works in vbox now...score!
>> Thanks,
>> wt
> Great news, and congrats!
> If you don't mind, would you share your exact feature set?  I guess a list
> of what you modified, basically, to reach your desired ROM size?  It's a
> little scattered through the emails :)
> Cheers,
> Andrew Bobulsky

*Warren Turkal*
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