[SeaBIOS] [SeaBIOS PATCH] boot: fix fw_dev_path pattern for q35-pcihost
kevin at koconnor.net
Thu May 30 03:25:19 CEST 2013
On Wed, May 29, 2013 at 10:33:54AM +0800, Amos Kong wrote:
> On Tue, May 28, 2013 at 06:59:02PM -0400, Kevin O'Connor wrote:
> > On Tue, May 28, 2013 at 08:28:14PM +0800, Amos Kong wrote:
> > > -#define FW_PCI_DOMAIN "/pci at i0cf8"
> > > +#define FW_PCI_DOMAIN "/*pci*@i0cf8"
> > The seabios pattern matching code isn't that sophisticated - I think
> > this could end up doing something unexpected. Why does it need to
> > change?
> If we start a guest with default machine type (pc-i440fx), the prefix
> of bootindex string is "/pci at i0cf8", if we start guest with -M q35,
> the prefix will become "/q35-pcihost at i0cf8".
> We only match "/pci at i0cf8" in seabios, it causes boot priority of q35
> devices could not be changed.
> We could not change TYPE_Q35_HOST_DEVICE to 'pci' in qemu to adapt
> seabios, so fix the pattern.
It really can't be changed?
> I see glob_prefix() is not powerful, "/*pci*@i0cf8" & "/*@i0cf8" all
> Or change TYPE_Q35_HOST_DEVICE to "pci-q35" in qemu, and use
> "/pci*@i0cf8" in seabios ?
That would be preferable.
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