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The wiki is being retired!

Documentation is now handled by the same processes we use for code: Add something to the Documentation/ directory in the coreboot repo, and it will be rendered to Contributions welcome!



$ mkdir foo
$ cd foo
$ wget
$ tar xfvz memtest86+-4.20.tar.gz
$ cd memtest86+-4.20

(Optional: edit config.h and set #define SERIAL_CONSOLE_DEFAULT 1 for serial support)

$ make

The file memtest is your final payload which you can use with coreboot, either on real hardware or in a QEMU image.


Finally, you have to build coreboot with Memtest86+ as payload:

$ cd ..
$ svn co svn:// coreboot
$ cp memtest86+-4.20/memtest coreboot/payload.elf
$ cd coreboot
$ make menuconfig

Now enter the Payload menu and select Payload type and then An ELF executable payload file. Then, exit the menu, save your settings, and build coreboot:

$ make

The file build/coreboot.rom is your final coreboot image, which also contains the payload.