On Thu, Feb 08, 2018 at 04:48:10PM +0000, Wei Liu wrote:
> On Thu, Feb 08, 2018 at 08:31:40AM -0800, Stefano Stabellini wrote:
> > CC'ing xen-devel and a few relevant people
> > On Thu, 8 Feb 2018, Yessine Daoud wrote:
> > > Dear Sir,
> > > I need your help please.
> > >
> > > I am using a direct kernel boot (HVM guest) with kernel + ramdisk.
> > > At boot, seabios is bloqued about 20 seconds (or more) at the following
> > > state:
> > >
> The manual seems a bit confusing to me but maybe I misremember how it
> works. My understanding is direct kernel boot jumps straight to kernel
> entry point without going through firmware.
> If this is direct kernel boot why is seabios involved?
seabios is the one to load the kernel into memory and start it.
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