[Top][All Lists]

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: TPM support within Grub2

From: Daniel P. Smith
Subject: Re: TPM support within Grub2
Date: Wed, 18 Jul 2018 16:30:34 -0400
User-agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; Linux x86_64; rv:52.0) Gecko/20100101 Thunderbird/52.7.0

On 07/18/2018 05:03 AM, Daniel Kiper wrote:
> On Tue, Jul 17, 2018 at 07:10:32PM +0100, Matthew Garrett wrote:
>> On Mon, Jul 16, 2018 at 12:33:42PM -0400, Daniel P. Smith wrote:
>>> On 07/16/2018 08:06 AM, Daniel Kiper wrote:
>>>> In general I am not against reorganization you are mentioning above.
>>>> Though I think that then you should rearange Matthew code and repost
>>>> it. Of course if Matthew does not object.
>>> I can align Matthew's code or if he would like, he is more than welcome
>>> to collaborate on the solution.
>> There's a lot of user demand for TPM2 support in grub, so my preference
>> would be:
>> 1) Review and merge the verifiers framework
> OK, as I said earlier I will post it with some comments and minor
> fixes in a week or two.
>> 2) Update the current TPM2 code to match and review and merge that
>> 3) Ensure that the functionality matches user expectations and then
>> develop a more generic midlayer based on that to support additional TPM
>> backends
>> My concern about doing (3) before (2) is that it may take multiple
>> attempts to develop something that works for us, and delay being able to
>> provide functionality that people would like to take advantage of. I
>> think some real-world use would make the process easier.
> This option works for me too. If Daniel S. is OK with that we can proceed.

I appreciate being asked to review though I think Phil's sign off
probably carries more weight than mine. I did review the patches when
Matthew posted (which they look good) and there is interest in on my
part to see them go in sooner than later.

> Daniel

reply via email to

[Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread]