On 22 February 2018 at 13:44, Leif Lindholm <leif.lindh...@linaro.org> wrote:
> On Thu, Feb 22, 2018 at 01:21:37PM +0000, Ard Biesheuvel wrote:
>> On 22 February 2018 at 13:15, Leif Lindholm <leif.lindh...@linaro.org> wrote:
>> > On Tue, Feb 20, 2018 at 05:49:39PM +0000, Ard Biesheuvel wrote:
>> >> Introduce the mezzanine protocol and the 96boards package defining
>> >> the PCDs and GUIDs that may be used by implementations of the
>> >> protocol.
>> >
>> > This looks really good. Comments below are all style related.
>> >
>> >> Contributed-under: TianoCore Contribution Agreement 1.1
>> >> Signed-off-by: Ard Biesheuvel <ard.biesheu...@linaro.org>
>> >> ---
>> >>  Platform/NinetySixBoards/Include/Protocol/Mezzanine.h | 71 
>> >> ++++++++++++++++++++
>> >>  Platform/NinetySixBoards/NinetySixBoards.dec          | 67 
>> >> ++++++++++++++++++
>> >
>> > Why NinetySixBoards? Is 96Boards ENOTENOUGHCAMEL?
>> >
>>
>> That is what I started out with, but having CPP macros and lots of VFR
>> identifiers and other bits and pieces using leading digits was making
>> me nervous about whether it is supported in all configurations, so I
>> bit the bullet and renamed everything.
>
> I understand the paranoia, but we do have
> PcAtChipsetPkg/8259InterruptControllerDxe
> and
> PcAtChipsetPkg/8254TimerDxe
> so I would expect this to actually be reasonably well supported.
>
> We may not have to worry about 3com and 3ware anymore, but if someone
> wants to write drivers for ancient cards, I'd still prefer to be able
> to give them predictable paths.
>

Fair enough, I'll change it back.
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