[edk2] [PATCH] ArmVirtPkg/ArmVirtQemu: drop ARM BDS and make Intel BDS the default

2015-08-04 Thread Ard Biesheuvel
ARM BDS support in ArmVirtQemu has been broken since SVN r17969 (ArmPkg/BdsLib: Remove Linux loader from BdsLib) dated July 14th. Instead of fixing this, let's get rid of the ARM BDS and LinuxLoader altogether: they violate both the UEFI spec and the arm64 Linux boot protocol, and lack the level

Re: [edk2] [PATCH] ArmVirtPkg/ArmVirtQemu: drop ARM BDS and make Intel BDS the default

2015-08-04 Thread Laszlo Ersek
On 08/04/15 14:40, Ard Biesheuvel wrote: ARM BDS support in ArmVirtQemu has been broken since SVN r17969 (ArmPkg/BdsLib: Remove Linux loader from BdsLib) dated July 14th. Instead of fixing this, let's get rid of the ARM BDS and LinuxLoader altogether: they violate both the UEFI spec and the

Re: [edk2] [PATCH] ArmVirtPkg/ArmVirtQemu: drop ARM BDS and make Intel BDS the default

2015-08-04 Thread Ard Biesheuvel
On 4 August 2015 at 16:50, Laszlo Ersek ler...@redhat.com wrote: On 08/04/15 16:34, Ard Biesheuvel wrote: On 4 August 2015 at 15:35, Laszlo Ersek ler...@redhat.com wrote: [...] I propose the following: - The Xen hit should be removed as a separate patch, as it has never been useful. (The