DragonFly boot2 - moved out of commits thread

Oliver Fromme check+kg7dss00rshm12gg at fromme.com
Sun Mar 8 13:00:00 PDT 2009

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Oliver Fromme wrote:
 > Bill hacker wrote:
 > > Meanwhile - perhaps you could pick up the DragonFlyBSD logo off the site 
 > > and see about getting it slimmed-down to a 4-bit .pcx that works?
 > I'll have a look at it if time permits.  No promise though.

OK, here's the background image in PCX format (for the
boot loader) and PNG format (so you can view it in your
web browser):



I've added instructions for DragonFly BSD to my wiki page.
Please refer to the section titled "Special notes for
DragonFly BSD" at the end of the page:


If everything goes right, it should look similar to this
screen shot:


I have tested it with a kernel from a DF 2.2 release ISO
in qemu only, which works fine (currently I don't have any
spare hardware dedicated to DragonFly, so I couldn't easily
test it on real silicon).

Best regards

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