Joakim.Tjernlund at infinera.com
Thu Feb 7 13:49:01 PST 2019
On Thu, 2019-02-07 at 13:14 -0800, H. Peter Anvin wrote:
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> On 2/7/19 4:03 AM, Joakim Tjernlund wrote:
> > > > Hi,
> > > >
> > > > I merged your tree and added the install patch on top of it. Thank you!
> > > >
> > > > -hpa
> > >
> > > Is it worth doing another -pre immediately since upgrading gnu-efi
> > > took such a large leap? My thought is if someone has an issue with
> > > the new proposed -pre, they can try -pre2 with minimal differences to
> > > separate a gnu-efi related issue from others.
> > NP, but I would fix the link problem with gnu-efi >= 3.0.8 first, just adding a -z muldefs
> > will work for all versions I think.
> -z muldefs would bloat the libraries unnecessarily, but worse it might
> mask real errors.
Looking into the debian patches posted here I see that not using -z muldefs causes
bugs. I think you should just use muldefs and report the duplicated memset/memcpy syms
in gnu-efi as an bug as gnu-efi has no business defining these, its a lib.
> There is a good reason we snapshot gnu-efi as opposed to using whatever
> version the user has...
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