[lkml]   [2007]   [Oct]   [25]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
Messages in this thread
    SubjectRe: [PATCH 1/3 -v4] x86_64 EFI runtime service support: EFI basic runtime service support
    "H. Peter Anvin" <> writes:

    > Eric W. Biederman wrote:
    >>> Well, the original motivation for all of this was to enable implementation of
    > a
    >>> EFI framebuffer (UGA/GOP). Now, you can say what you want about EFI (and I
    >>> definitely have my opinion on it), but that seems legitimate to me.
    >> To be very clear. I think we need the EFI boot parameters but
    >> we certainly don't runtime services to implement an EFI framebuffer.
    > Ying claimed that GOP requires EFI runtime services. Is that not true?

    None of the EFI framebuffer patches that I saw used EFI runtime services.

    To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
    the body of a message to
    More majordomo info at
    Please read the FAQ at

     \ /
      Last update: 2007-10-25 20:09    [W:0.023 / U:7.388 seconds]
    ©2003-2016 Jasper Spaans. hosted at Digital OceanAdvertise on this site