Yokemate of Keyboards
Posts: 11971 from 2003/5/22
> this firmware rom is mostly different from Amiga Kickstart ROMs.
> [...] classic Amiga ROM (or ROM image in RAM) continues to play
> a significant role once the OS is up and running.
This is because classic AmigaOS is actually two-part, disk-based and ROM-based, with the Amiga Kickstart ROM containing the ROM-based portion of the OS. The MorphOS equivalent of the Amiga Kickstart ROM is the boot.img, which is obviously not firmware, but OS. OS4 maintains a similar scheme.