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Re: [Qemu-arm] [PATCH] ARM: Virt: Don't generate RTC ACPI node when usin
Re: [Qemu-arm] [PATCH] ARM: Virt: Don't generate RTC ACPI node when using UEFI
Wed, 13 Jan 2016 11:52:44 +0000
On 13 January 2016 at 10:48, Laszlo Ersek <address@hidden> wrote:
> On 01/13/16 11:20, Ard Biesheuvel wrote:
>> I am not buying it either, to be honest. In fact, I think it is
>> another reason why we should mandate UEFI when using ACPI (which is
>> already the case in practice). Then, we can simply omit the RTC ACPI
>> node entirely.
> Good point.
Yes, a patch that simply removed the RTC device from the
ACPI table altogether would I think be better. That then
continues with the current approach that the tables provided
by QEMU are intended for use only with a UEFI bios in