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Note: If you are following these instructions to build coreboot for your motherboard, this is only necessary if you have a motherboard with an embedded VGA card. If your VGA is a PCI / PCI-Express add-on card, coreboot will find and run the ROM by itself.
Note: If you are following these instructions to build coreboot for your motherboard, this is only necessary if you have a motherboard with an embedded VGA card. If your VGA is a PCI / PCI-Express add-on card, coreboot will find and run the ROM by itself.


Anton Borisov has released a number of tools under the GPL (v2) to extract the VGA BIOS from the BIOS ROM images provided by the supplier of your motherboard.
See [[VGA_support]] for the details.
 
<!--- Anton Borisov has released a number of tools under the GPL (v2) to extract the VGA BIOS from the BIOS ROM images provided by the supplier of your motherboard.


You can download them here:
You can download them here:
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See the [[Tyan S2881|Tyan S2881 Build Tutorial]] for more information on how to use these tools.
See the [[Tyan S2881|Tyan S2881 Build Tutorial]] for more information on how to use these tools.
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== Can I put coreboot into a PCI expansion ROM? ==
== Can I put coreboot into a PCI expansion ROM? ==

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