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Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH ARM v5 18/20] mini-os: import libfdt

Hi Anil,

On 28/06/14 17:35, Anil Madhavapeddy wrote:
On 28 Jun 2014, at 16:14, Julien Grall <julien.grall@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
On 28/06/14 13:27, Thomas Leonard wrote:
On 28 June 2014 13:01, Julien Grall <julien.grall@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
I don't know why this particular version was chosen. I could upgrade
it if you want. I don't think there are any functional changes
(uint32_t has been replaced by fdt32_t all over the place, and there
are a couple of extra functions, which we don't need).

Just looking to the libfdt already embedded in xen (xen/common/libfdt) and it 
looks like we are using the same version.

I'm wondering if you could share the same code and avoid to have the libfdt 
imported twice in Xen. Any thoughts?

MiniOS really needs to be able to compile as a standalone repository and not 
depend on Xen's source code if at all possible. This also came up at the recent 
hackathon in the context of splitting it out of the main repository in the 

Thanks for the answer, I didn't follow this session at the Hackthon so I wasn't not aware about this plan.


Julien Grall

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