[ipxe-devel] building for use virtualbox
wt at ooyala.com
Thu Jan 31 19:34:10 UTC 2013
Ok, here's a question about that config. I undef PXE_MENU in the config,
but I still get menus in iPXE. However, if I let it remain defined (i.e.
comment out the #undef), the binary's size increases. What is undefing
PXE_MENU actually disabling?
On Thu, Jan 31, 2013 at 10:55 AM, Warren Turkal <wt at ooyala.com> wrote:
> 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!
>> 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 :)
>> Andrew Bobulsky
> *Warren Turkal*
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