IBM releases open-source OpenFirmware implementation

Posted by Bill Bradford on Jun 14, 2005

IBM has released their SLOF, SlimLine OpenFirmware, under an open source license.

This is an implementation of IEEE-1275 Standard for Boot (Initialization Configuration) Firmware, commonly referred to as “OpenFirmware” or “OpenBoot”, used in Power Macintosh and Sun SPARC-based systems.

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