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SubjectRe: [RFC][PATCH 1/1] x86, efi: EFI boot stub config file support
On 03/18/2012 11:49 AM, Shea Levy wrote:
> On 3/18/12 11:45 AM, Shea Levy wrote:
>> Hello,
>>
>> Inlined is a patch to have the kernel read its parameters from a
>> config file when booted via the EFI boot stub without any parameters
>> passed. This patch roughly follows the plan I discussed when
>> proposing this idea, except now the file is found relative to the
>> location of the bzImage and there is no additional check to see if
>> image->parent_handle is NULL (despite the spec saying it will be NULL
>> when the image was loaded by the firmware itself, it was never NULL
>> on any of the systems I tested).
>>
>> Cheers,
>> Shea Levy

I haven't yet gotten a reply to this, should I wait until after the
merge window and resubmit it then?

~Shea


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