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Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH RFC 02/19] Create efi-shared.[ch], and move string functions

On Wed, Jul 2, 2014 at 4:55 AM, Ian Campbell <Ian.Campbell@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On Mon, 2014-06-30 at 12:15 +0100, Jan Beulich wrote:
>> >>> On 28.06.14 at 03:25, <roy.franz@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> > Create the files for EFI code that will be shared with the ARM stub,
>> > and move string functions and some global variables.
>> >
>> > TODO: proper sharing of file (with proper -fshort-char compile option)
>> Already at this point of the series I wonder what the value of
>> posting it is if even the basic question of placement within the tree
>> hasn't been sorted out yet. What are reviewers expected to review
>> (considering that code should just be getting moved, not modified)?
> FWIW I found that reading the remainder of the series with an implicit
> s,xen/arch/x86/efi/efi-shared.c,xen/common/efi/blah.c in my head was
> worthwhile -- there's some useful refactoring in here as well as the
> code motion into efi-shared^Wblah.c.
> Ian.

I'll move the shared C code to xen/common/efi/ in the next series.
For building with
the -fshort-wchar I'll likely need a subdirectory even if it has only
a single file for now.

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