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Re: [Xen-users] Compile xen.efi

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jan Beulich [mailto:JBeulich@xxxxxxxx]
> Sent: 9. november 2012 10:34
> To: Kristian Hagsted Rasmussen
> Cc: Ian Campbell; xen-users@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: RE: [Xen-users] Compile xen.efi
> >>> On 09.11.12 at 10:22, Kristian Hagsted Rasmussen <kristian@xxxxxxxxxx>
> wrote:
> >> > AIUI if the binutils is suitably capable the Xen build will
> >> > automatically include the efi target in the build with no need for
> >> > additional options.
> > This is the portion where my problem actually is. I am currently using
> > the latest packages from the Ubuntu 12.10 repository. Which states in
> > the change log for binutils that --enable-targets=x86_64-pep is added
> > to enable building xen.efi. But with "make dist-xen" I get the massages "EFI
> support disabled".
> Just check xen/arch/x86/efi/disabled in your build tree - it contains the 
> error
> message(s) from compiler or linker that caused the EFI portion of the build to
> get disabled.
I believe I did that yesterday as the build log told me to, but it was empty.

Just to be clear the EFI part should build even on a system booted through MBR 

> Jan

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