Re: [PATCH RFC 0/2] x86/boot: Introduce the setup_header2
From: Konrad Rzeszutek Wilk
Date: Thu Jun 06 2019 - 13:33:39 EST
On Thu, Jun 06, 2019 at 01:51:08PM +0200, Daniel Kiper wrote:
> On Wed, Jun 05, 2019 at 10:01:17AM -0400, Konrad Rzeszutek Wilk wrote:
> > On Wed, Jun 05, 2019 at 03:50:31PM +0200, Daniel Kiper wrote:
> > > On Fri, May 24, 2019 at 11:55:02AM +0200, Daniel Kiper wrote:
> > > > Hi,
> > > >
> > > > This change is needed to properly start the Linux kernel in Intel TXT mode and
> > > > is a part of the TrenchBoot project (https://github.com/TrenchBoot).
> > Can you please expand more on this?
> > Nice explanation of why, other alternative solutions that didn't work, and so on.
> > > > Daniel
> > > >
> > > > Documentation/x86/boot.txt | 55 +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
> > > > arch/x86/Kconfig | 7 +++++++
> > > > arch/x86/boot/Makefile | 2 +-
> > > > arch/x86/boot/compressed/Makefile | 5 +++--
> > > > arch/x86/boot/compressed/setup_header2.S | 18 ++++++++++++++++++
> > > > arch/x86/boot/compressed/sl_stub.S | 28 ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
> > > > arch/x86/boot/header.S | 3 ++-
> > > > arch/x86/boot/tools/build.c | 8 ++++++++
> > > > arch/x86/include/uapi/asm/bootparam.h | 1 +
> > > > 9 files changed, 123 insertions(+), 4 deletions(-)
> > > >
> > > > Daniel Kiper (2):
> > > > x86/boot: Introduce the setup_header2
> > > > x86/boot: Introduce dummy MLE header
> > >
> > > Ping?
> > Can you add Ingo and Thomas to the To: next time please?
> > Also please drop the second patch.
> Why? This is an example how to use the setup_header2.
If you are going to post it as non-RFC (which I suspect you will
for the next), then why post a patch that is not to be checked in?
It just takes people time up.