[coreboot] coreboot specific ACPI table
rminnich at gmail.com
Tue Apr 19 03:24:40 CEST 2016
yeah, I know ... :-)
I just wanted to get the full word in there ....
On Mon, Apr 18, 2016 at 6:22 PM Aaron Durbin <adurbin at google.com> wrote:
> On Mon, Apr 18, 2016 at 8:18 PM, ron minnich <rminnich at gmail.com> wrote:
> > So we would submit new ACPI table types to the standards guys? Could we
> > names like
> > CORE
> > BOOT
> > CBFS
> We just need one table, and we can put whatever we want into it. It's
> the equivalent of an HPET table, e.g.
> > ?
> > ron
> > On Mon, Apr 18, 2016 at 10:15 AM Patrick Georgi via coreboot
> > <coreboot at coreboot.org> wrote:
> >> 2016-04-18 19:09 GMT+02:00 Vadim Bendebury <vbendeb at chromium.org>:
> >> > It's been a while since I looked at it, but why not to pass all
> >> > information through the coreboot table? (so that just one pointer
> >> > needs to be shared through ACPI).
> >> One reason for registering these things in ACPI is so that Linux
> >> exports them properly via sysfs. /dev/mem is mostly non-functional in
> >> newer kernel versions.
> >> Patrick
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