[ipxe-devel] Info about building image

Michael Brown mcb30 at ipxe.org
Fri Jun 20 18:57:21 UTC 2014

On 20/06/14 17:24, Massimiliano De Robertis wrote:
> I'm trying to install a local ipxe system by downloading git package.
> I' m able to compile it with make & make bin/NIC and access it through
> web server.
> The problem is that when I try to get the image I obtain this log :
>    [BUILD] bin/config_romprefix.o
>    [BUILD] bin/config_route.o
>    [BUILD] bin/video_subr.o
>    [BUILD] bin/bios_console.o
>    [BUILD] bin/bios_smbios.o
>    [BUILD] bin/vesafb.o
>    [BUILD] bin/comboot_call.o
>    [BUILD] bin/vmconsole.o
>    [BUILD] bin/debugcon.o
>    [BUILD] bin/mromprefix.o
> arch/i386/prefix/romprefix.S: Assembler messages:
> arch/i386/prefix/romprefix.S:803: Error: undefined symbol `ROM_BANNER_TIMEOUT' in operation
> make: *** [bin/mromprefix.o] Error 1
> make: Leaving directory `/tmp/MDCROMx3ZR0n'
> Do you have an idea of what could be wrong ?

It looks as though you are using a modified source tree.  Please try 
following the instructions on http://ipxe.org/download to download and 
build a clean copy of the source code.


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