Linux.com: B-Y-O-BIOS?Dec 12, 2000, 20:34 (5 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Brian Richardson)
"The GNU/Linux movement has spread across most every part of the PC world in a very short period. There's a open source operating system, with open source drivers and open source applications ... all free to download from an open source Web or FTP server. Apparently, no part of the software food chain goes untouched by open source."
"Well, that's not really true. There's still the BIOS. But don't despair . there's a movement to make an open source BIOS. Let's discuss BIOS in the context of GNU/Linux and open source. This article focuses on BIOS in general, and digs a bit deeper into the software that makes your motherboard tick."