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KIMURA Masaru hiyuh.root at
Sat Sep 3 03:02:02 EDT 2011


> As a workaround for now, you could try to (cross-)compile a (statically
> linked) version of usb-boot for x86 or mipsel (or armel/armeabi), and
> just launch it via qemu-i386 resp. qemu-mipsel.  These qemu-commands do
> user-space emulation, i.e. simulate a CPU and just pass syscalls to your
> PPC system.  This way, they will also pass all the syscalls that access
> the USB bus, and I guess this will suffice to make usbboot work.

preparing i386 cross toochain for just testing this proposed
workaround is sheer nonsense.
anyone can give me i386-static-linked usbboot?


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