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    SubjectRe: [PATCH -v7 0/3] x86 boot: 32-bit boot protocol
    On Tue, 2007-10-23 at 15:06 -0700, H. Peter Anvin wrote:
    > Huang, Ying wrote:
    > > This patch set defines a 32-bit boot protocol for x86 platform, adds
    > > an extensible boot parameter passing mechanism, export the boot
    > > parameters via sysfs.
    > >
    > > The patch set has been tested against kernel of git version
    > > v2.6.23-6623-g55b70a0 (with Rusty's git tree pulled) on x86_64 and
    > > i386.
    > >
    > > This patch set is based on the proposal of Peter Anvin.
    > >
    > Acked-by: H. Peter Anvin <>
    > This patchset should spend a cycle in -mm before being merged, though.

    Do you think it is possible that the 3rd patch of the patchset: document
    for 32 bit boot protocol can be merged into upstream firstly? It has
    been used by kexec/LinuxBIOS already and the EFI support patches depend
    on it too.

    Best Regards,
    Huang Ying
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