looking at just one version of BIOS for one motherboard, hacking the BIOS is less work, but once you get coreboot running, future changes are much simpler.
I'm not saying that either is a practical option (in addition to what you listed, the manpower required is unreasonable.
but the post I was replying to was asking why some linux person didn't just create a new BIOS version to solve this problem. They have, but they solution does not run on many systems.
Copyright © 2017, Eklektix, Inc.
Comments and public postings are copyrighted by their creators.
Linux is a registered trademark of Linus Torvalds