TianoCore on QEMU

There is a bios.bin binary file for use with QEMU available at http://fabrice.bellard.free.fr/qemu/efi-bios.tar.bz2. It is meant to be used as a BIOS replacement for QEMU and provides an EFI interface. It is compiled from the TianoCore sources, at least that’s what the QEMU homepage suggests. The problem with this file is that it can only […]

QEMU and kqemu on IBM’s OpenClient

Today I wanted to try QEMU on IBM’s OpenClient Linux distribution. Unfortunately, I was unable to install a binary package through yum because the default package repositories don’t provide one. So I ended up installing QEMU from the sources. Getting the sources is easy. To fetch the latest sources (i.e. CVS HEAD), just run: $ […]

Cell SDK 3.0 on IBM’s OpenClient Distribution

Today I was finally able to build a simple HelloWorld-Application with and within the TianoCore build environment. This is good news, as it leads me to the next task: Building the same HelloWorld-Application, but this time for Linux on 64-Bit PowerPC. Since I do not yet have access to a 64-Bit PowerPC machine running Linux, […]