[coreboot] What does *intelblocks* mean?

Aaron Durbin adurbin at google.com
Mon Jun 5 17:41:29 CEST 2017

On Mon, Jun 5, 2017 at 2:48 AM, Paul Menzel
<paulepanter at users.sourceforge.net> wrote:
> Dear coreboot folks,
> In commit a554b0c5b7 (soc/intel/common/block: Add Intel XHCI driver
> support) [1] the directory
> `src/soc/intel/common/block/include/intelblocks` is created.
> Could somebody please help me, what *intelblocks* means here, and why
> *intel* is twice in the path?

It's common code to be used for intel SoCs. 'ipblock' would be more
appropriate, but I think people didn't want to freak anyone out with
the name 'ip'. The reason 'intelblocks' is in the include path is
because the include headers are namespaced. e.g. #include

> Thanks,
> Paul
> [1] https://review.coreboot.org/18221/
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