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    SubjectRe: [PATCH 10/10] x86 boot: add code to add BIOS provided EFI memory entries to kernel
    Paul Jackson wrote:
    > But I reply mine is better, because we can already provide, with the
    > current EFI interfaces, all the entries from the boot loader to the
    > kernel, so we do not need to provide them twice, a second time via an
    > E820 map mechanism that must be revised and extended to handle the
    > additional memory map entries past the first 128 of them.

    This was discussed over a year ago, and it was declared the boot
    loaders' responsibility. Please go back and look at the archives for
    the discussion rather than rehashing it at this time.


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