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Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH OSSTEST] Debian: Add "fdt chosen" to boot script

On Wed, 2015-02-18 at 11:56 +0000, Ian Jackson wrote:
> Ian Campbell writes ("[PATCH OSSTEST] Debian: Add "fdt chosen" to boot 
> script"):
> > This causes u-boot to fill in the various fields in the chosen node
> > (specifically the bootargs) which would otherwise not be done until
> > the bootz command. Doing it manually means the following "fdt print
> > /chosen" will print what is actually going to be used.
> > 
> > This change means that instead of whatever /chosen/bootargs is
> > embedded in the firmware FDT we end up printing what we will actually
> > use.
> Acked-by: Ian Jackson <ian.jackson@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> but really I mean that although I have no knowledge of what this does
> or why it is helpful beyond what you have written, I have no objection
> to the patch :-).

;-) Would you like me to try and clarify or do you not really care?

> Maybe this should be combined with Wei's XSM series ?

That's as good a place as any.


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