[patch 5/9 v3] efi: export more efi table variable to sysfs

Borislav Petkov bp at alien8.de
Sat Nov 23 08:15:18 EST 2013

On Fri, Nov 22, 2013 at 10:48:50AM +0800, Dave Young wrote:
> > 	efi.config_table = (unsigned long)efi.systab->tables;
> > 	efi.fw_vendor	 = (unsigned long)efi.systab->fw_vendor;
> > 	efi.runtime	 = (unsigned long)efi.systab->runtime;
> Hmm, UEFI spec mentions the them like below so I use the order:

I'm sure by now you know you should not really trust the UEFI spec, or
any other spec for that matter :)

> Several fields of the EFI System Table must be converted from
> physical pointers to virtual pointers using the ConvertPointer()
> service. These fields include FirmwareVendor, RuntimeServices,
> and ConfigurationTable.
> But since you like the reverse I can change it in next version.

The reverse was simply a suggestion. The vertical alignment was more
what I aimed at because it makes this chunk much more readable IMO.


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