[coreboot] New patch to review for coreboot: 19b7323 Introduce config option to initialize CBMEM early.

Stefan Reinauer (stefan.reinauer@coreboot.org) gerrit at coreboot.org
Mon Mar 5 22:03:40 CET 2012

Stefan Reinauer (stefan.reinauer at coreboot.org) just uploaded a new patch set to gerrit, which you can find at http://review.coreboot.org/710


commit 19b732385037e1a8a2ee710ad9c4e5d6b169a874
Author: Vadim Bendebury <vbendeb at chromium.org>
Date:   Tue Sep 20 16:46:46 2011 -0700

    Introduce config option to initialize CBMEM early.
    We want to be able to communicate information between rom and ram
    stages of coreboot. This configuration option will be used to
    compile such ability in.
    Change-Id: I6736fdc264ecd0b63369b28462d7bb96e4c2b012
    Signed-off-by: Vadim Bendebury <vbendeb at chromium.org>
 src/Kconfig |    8 ++++++++
 1 files changed, 8 insertions(+), 0 deletions(-)

diff --git a/src/Kconfig b/src/Kconfig
index c165d93..544b61b 100644
--- a/src/Kconfig
+++ b/src/Kconfig
@@ -112,6 +112,14 @@ config INCLUDE_CONFIG_FILE
     Include in CBFS the coreboot config file that was used to compile the ROM image
+	bool "Initialize CBMEM while in ROM stage"
+	default n
+	help
+	  Make coreboot initialize the cbmem structures while running in rom
+	  stage. This could be useful when the rom stage wants to communicate
+	  some, for instance, execution timestamps.
 source src/mainboard/Kconfig

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