Re: [PATCH 0/2] efi: Enhance capsule loader to support signed Quark images
From: Jan Kiszka
Date: Wed Feb 15 2017 - 13:47:20 EST
On 2017-02-15 19:17, Ard Biesheuvel wrote:
> On 15 February 2017 at 18:14, Jan Kiszka <jan.kiszka@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> See patch 2 for the background.
>> Series has been tested on the Galileo Gen2, to exclude regressions, with
>> a firmware.cap without security header and the SIMATIC IOT2040 which
>> requires the header because of its mandatory secure boot.
> Hello Jan,
> What is a Quark? Is it in the UEFI spec?
I didn't find any obvious reference to this format in the UEFI spec.
This might be specific to the Quark UEFI EDK2 that Intel ships (it's not
in upstream edk2) and that was used as foundation for the IOT2000
series. The capsule driver that Intel includes in their Galileo BSP does
something similar (I don't have a browsable reference to that at hand,
sorry, must be in this nice package
>> Jan Kiszka (2):
>> efi/capsule: Prepare for loading images with security header
>> efi/capsule: Add support for Quark security header
>> drivers/firmware/efi/capsule-loader.c | 73 ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++-----
>> drivers/firmware/efi/capsule.c | 19 +++++++--
>> include/linux/efi.h | 2 +-
>> 3 files changed, 79 insertions(+), 15 deletions(-)
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