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Re: [Qemu-ppc] [PATCH v5 1/6] boot: extend get_boot_devices_list() to ig

From: Alexey Kardashevskiy
Subject: Re: [Qemu-ppc] [PATCH v5 1/6] boot: extend get_boot_devices_list() to ignore suffixes
Date: Fri, 21 Feb 2014 01:03:44 +1100
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On 02/21/2014 12:55 AM, Paolo Bonzini wrote:
> Il 20/02/2014 14:50, Alexey Kardashevskiy ha scritto:
>> As suffixes do not make sense for sPAPR's device tree and
>> there is no way to filter them out on the BusState::get_fw_dev_path
>> level, let's add an ability for the external caller to specify
>> whether to apply suffixes or not.
>> We could handle suffixes in SLOF (ignore for now) but this would require
>> serious rework in the node opening code in SLOF which has no obvious
>> benefit for the currently emulated sPAPR machine.
> For the record, the commit message is not entirely correct in presenting
> the situation.  QEMU *does not care in any way* of benefits for the
> currently emulated sPAPR machine.  The benefit would be to QEMU in having
> simpler code.
> You just got a wildcard because Forth is scary. :)

I know :) Should I remove that part and replace it with the "scary" one?

> Paolo
>> Signed-off-by: Alexey Kardashevskiy <address@hidden>
>> ---
>> Changes:
>> v4:
>> * changed commit message about not having plans in SLOF rework as it is
>> scary :)


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