Yao,

How many closed source packages are going to be working against the trunk?  
Don't most of those platforms already have a copy of ShellPkg and therefore 
they wont care?

-Jaben

> -----Original Message-----
> From: edk2-devel [mailto:edk2-devel-boun...@lists.01.org] On Behalf Of
> Yao, Jiewen
> Sent: Saturday, October 15, 2016 6:30 AM
> To: Tim Lewis <tim.le...@insyde.com>; Ni, Ruiyu <ruiyu...@intel.com>;
> edk2-devel@lists.01.org
> Subject: Re: [edk2] [PATCH 0/5] Move Shell protocol definitions to MdePkg
> Importance: High
> 
> Of course, it is fine to give a good name in MdePkg. :)
> 
> My concern is only about "Compatibility".
> This series patch only updated ArmPkg and EmbeddedPkg.
> But there might be more close source IP protected packages using the
> original header file.
> 
> That is why I propose a compatible way: We give a good file name in MdePkg.
> At same time, we can keep the old file name in ShellPkg to include the good
> name in MdePkg.
> 
> I recommend we give a solution to make close source package unchanged
> after this patch is applied.
> 
> Thank you
> Yao Jiewen
> 
> 
> From: Tim Lewis [mailto:tim.le...@insyde.com]
> Sent: Saturday, October 15, 2016 12:21 AM
> To: Yao, Jiewen <jiewen....@intel.com>; Ni, Ruiyu <ruiyu...@intel.com>;
> edk2-devel@lists.01.org
> Subject: RE: [edk2] [PATCH 0/5] Move Shell protocol definitions to MdePkg
> 
> I prefer the renamed .h file, even though I have substantial investment in
> the current infrastructure.
> 
> Why? Because engineers don't have time to remember "how does protocol
> X translate to header file Y" It should be a consistent rule. How many times
> have I needed to grep the header file name just because I got a build error
> because the rule wasn't predictable.
> 
> 1) remove the EFI_ prefix and the _PROTOCOL  suffix
> (EFI_BLOCK_IO_PROTOCOL -> BLOCK_IO
> 2) Convert to upper-and-lower case, BLOCK_IO -> Block_Io
> 3) Remove the _ (Block_Io -> BlockIo)
> 4)  add a .h BlockIo -> BlockIo.h
> 
> Most protocol and PPI header files already follow this rule. The current
> header files for shell are among the few exceptions, because they don't
> follow this.
> 
> Tim
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: edk2-devel [mailto:edk2-devel-boun...@lists.01.org] On Behalf Of
> Yao, Jiewen
> Sent: Friday, October 14, 2016 6:14 AM
> To: Yao, Jiewen <jiewen....@intel.com<mailto:jiewen....@intel.com>>;
> Ni, Ruiyu <ruiyu...@intel.com<mailto:ruiyu...@intel.com>>; edk2-
> de...@lists.01.org<mailto:edk2-devel@lists.01.org>
> Subject: Re: [edk2] [PATCH 0/5] Move Shell protocol definitions to MdePkg
> 
> Or if you really think we should give a better name.
> 
> My recommendation is:
> 
> 1)      We add content in MdePkg.
> 
> 2)      We can keep the old protocol file in ShellPkg, but let .h in shellPkg
> include the .h in MdePkg.
> 
> Then we can avoid duplicated code and make it a compatible solution to
> avoid other module update.
> 
> Thank you
> Yao Jiewen
> 
> From: edk2-devel [mailto:edk2-devel-boun...@lists.01.org] On Behalf Of
> Yao, Jiewen
> Sent: Friday, October 14, 2016 9:09 PM
> To: Ni, Ruiyu <ruiyu...@intel.com<mailto:ruiyu...@intel.com>>; edk2-
> de...@lists.01.org<mailto:edk2-devel@lists.01.org>
> Subject: Re: [edk2] [PATCH 0/5] Move Shell protocol definitions to MdePkg
> 
> Hi
> I think the requests is just to *move*.
> 
> There is no request to *rename*.
> 
> Can we just move to avoid other update?
> 
> 
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: edk2-devel [mailto:edk2-devel-boun...@lists.01.org] On Behalf Of
> > Ruiyu Ni
> > Sent: Friday, October 14, 2016 5:44 PM
> > To: edk2-devel@lists.01.org<mailto:edk2-devel@lists.01.org<mailto:edk2-
> de...@lists.01.org%3cmailto:edk2-devel@lists.01.org>>
> > Subject: [edk2] [PATCH 0/5] Move Shell protocol definitions to MdePkg
> >
> > The patches moves Shell spec defined protocol definitions to MdePkg
> > and updates all references.
> > Content of ShellBase.h is moved to Protocol/Shell.h and ShellBase.h is
> > removed.
> >
> > Ruiyu Ni (5):
> >   ShellPkg: Move SHELL_FREE_NON_NULL from ShellBase.h to ShellLib.h
> >   MdePkg: Include Shell/ShellDynamicCommand/ShellParameters
> > definitions
> >   ArmPkg/LinuxLoader: Reference Shell protocols in MdePkg
> >   EmbeddedPkg/FdtPlatformDxe: Reference Shell protocols in MdePkg
> >   ShellPkg: Remove Shell/ShellDynamicCommand/ShellParameter
> > definitions
> >
> >  ArmPkg/Application/LinuxLoader/LinuxLoader.h       |   4 +-
> >  EmbeddedPkg/Drivers/FdtPlatformDxe/FdtPlatform.h   |   4 +-
> >  .../EfiShell.h => MdePkg/Include/Protocol/Shell.h  | 134
> > +++++++++++++++++-
> >  .../Include/Protocol/ShellDynamicCommand.h         |   7 +-
> >  .../Include/Protocol/ShellParameters.h             |   4 +-
> >  MdePkg/MdePkg.dec                                  |  15 ++
> >  ShellPkg/Application/Shell/Shell.h                 |   5 +-
> >  ShellPkg/Include/Library/ShellCommandLib.h         |   5 +-
> >  ShellPkg/Include/Library/ShellLib.h                |  14 +-
> >  ShellPkg/Include/ShellBase.h                       | 157
> > ---------------------
> >  ShellPkg/Library/UefiDpLib/Dp.h                    |   3 +-
> >  ShellPkg/Library/UefiDpLib/UefiDpLib.h             |   7 +-
> >  .../UefiHandleParsingLib/UefiHandleParsingLib.h    |   8 +-
> >  .../UefiShellBcfgCommandLib.c                      |   5 +-
> >  .../UefiShellCEntryLib/UefiShellCEntryLib.c        |   6 +-
> >  .../UefiShellCommandLib/UefiShellCommandLib.h      |   7 +-
> >  .../Library/UefiShellDebug1CommandsLib/Compress.c  |   7 +-
> >  .../UefiShellDebug1CommandsLib.h                   |   7 +-
> >  .../UefiShellDriver1CommandsLib.h                  |   7 +-
> >  .../UefiShellLevel1CommandsLib.h                   |   7 +-
> >  .../UefiShellLevel2CommandsLib.h                   |   7 +-
> >  ShellPkg/Library/UefiShellLevel3CommandsLib/Help.c |   2 +-
> >  .../UefiShellLevel3CommandsLib.h                   |   7 +-
> >  ShellPkg/Library/UefiShellLib/UefiShellLib.c       |   1 -
> >  ShellPkg/Library/UefiShellLib/UefiShellLib.h       |   6 +-
> >  .../UefiShellNetwork1CommandsLib.h                 |   3 +-
> >  .../UefiShellTftpCommandLib.h                      |   3 +-
> >  ShellPkg/ShellPkg.dec                              |   3 -
> >  ShellPkg/ShellPkg.dsc                              |   2 +
> >  29 files changed, 213 insertions(+), 234 deletions(-)  rename
> > ShellPkg/Include/Protocol/EfiShell.h =>
> > MdePkg/Include/Protocol/Shell.h (92%)  rename
> > ShellPkg/Include/Protocol/EfiShellDynamicCommand.h =>
> > MdePkg/Include/Protocol/ShellDynamicCommand.h (92%)  rename
> > ShellPkg/Include/Protocol/EfiShellParameters.h =>
> > MdePkg/Include/Protocol/ShellParameters.h (92%)  delete mode 100644
> > ShellPkg/Include/ShellBase.h
> >
> > --
> > 2.9.0.windows.1
> >
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