Building a container bootloader

Building a UEFI application that can boot a EFI stubbed linux kernel+initrd from a container store stored in a fat filesystem.

Goal for this Hackweek

  • Build a OCI image containing a kernel+initrd
  • Build an EFI application that can boot the above kernel
  • ...
  • Profit!?
  • Try it out with UKI!

Resources

Looking for hackers with the skills:

zig containers bootloader oci

This project is part of:

Hack Week 23

Activity

  • 4 months ago: ancorgs liked this project.
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  • 4 months ago: amunoz liked this project.
  • 4 months ago: flonnegren added keyword "zig" to this project.
  • 4 months ago: flonnegren added keyword "containers" to this project.
  • 4 months ago: flonnegren added keyword "bootloader" to this project.
  • 4 months ago: flonnegren added keyword "oci" to this project.
  • 4 months ago: flonnegren started this project.
  • 4 months ago: flonnegren originated this project.

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