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SubjectRe: [PATCH 1/8] SFI: Simple Firmware Interface - new Linux sub-system

* Len Brown <lenb@kernel.org> wrote:

> From: Len Brown <len.brown@intel.com>
>
> CONFIG_SFI=y enables the kernel to boot and run optimally
> on platforms that support the Simple Firmware Interface.
>
> Thanks to Jacob Pan for prototyping the initial Linux SFI support,
> and to Feng Tang for Linux bring-up and debug in emulation
> and on hardware.
>
> See http://simplefirmware.org for more information on SFI.
>
> Signed-off-by: Feng Tang <feng.tang@intel.com>
> Signed-off-by: Len Brown <len.brown@intel.com>
> ---
> Documentation/kernel-parameters.txt | 5 +++++
> MAINTAINERS | 12 ++++++++++++
> arch/x86/Kconfig | 2 ++
> drivers/sfi/Kconfig | 16 ++++++++++++++++
> 4 files changed, 35 insertions(+), 0 deletions(-)
> create mode 100644 drivers/sfi/Kconfig

Looks useful but this series needs review and acked-by from the x86
maintainers, obviously. It touches a lot of x86 details.

Ingo


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