[PATCH 15/16] bootparam: Pass acpi_rsdp pointer in bootparam
matthew.garrett at nebula.com
Thu Sep 12 10:34:58 EDT 2013
On Thu, 2013-09-12 at 14:53 +0200, Borislav Petkov wrote:
> Why userspace part - I'm thinking the kexec'ed kernel would simply add
> the mappings made by SetVirtualAddressMap without calling it. And it
> will know which mappings go to which virtual addresses because we start
> at the -4G virtual address and go downwards and the mappings will have
> the same addresses per UEFI implementation.
The second kernel still needs to be passed a pointer to the EFI tables
and memory map.
Matthew Garrett <matthew.garrett at nebula.com>
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