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Re: [Xen-devel] [edk2] [PATCH RFC v2 3/7] OvmfPkg: define EFI_XEN_OVMF_INFO and extend XenInfo

On Tue, Nov 26, 2013 at 2:16 AM, Ian Campbell <Ian.Campbell@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On Mon, 2013-11-25 at 12:00 -0800, Jordan Justen wrote:
>> What about when the next blob type needs to be transferred?
> When I put the SeaBIOS version together my intention was that the length
> field would serve as a proxy for the struct version should we ever need
> to extend it.

Okay. That should work.

> From the Xen side unless there is some strong reason to deviate I would
> prefer to stick with something which is similar to the existing
> interface to other BIOSes, which is what Wei has proposed, rather than
> reinvent it in a per-BIOS way. Ultimately this stuff won't be exposed to
> UEFI outside of the Xen support code.

Whoops. I asked if it followed a Xen convention, but then I missed
where you replied in the affirmative.

The biggest thing that bothers me is defining the addresses as 32-bit.
But, if this doesn't worry you guys, then I guess it is unlikely to
change soon.


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