[OE-core] [PATCH] arm-trusted-firmware: add upstream version 2.2
bruce.ashfield at gmail.com
Thu Jan 23 22:14:32 UTC 2020
On Thu, Jan 23, 2020 at 5:10 PM Joshua Watt <jpewhacker at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 1/23/20 4:05 PM, Denys Dmytriyenko wrote:
> > On Thu, Jan 23, 2020 at 04:43:23PM -0500, Bruce Ashfield wrote:
> >> On Thu, Jan 23, 2020 at 4:00 PM Denys Dmytriyenko <denis at denix.org> wrote:
> >>> From: Denys Dmytriyenko <denys at ti.com>
> >>> Many BSPs require ARM Trusted Firmware (also known as Trusted Firmware-A).
> >>> To avoid duplicating efforts of adding very similar recipes to BSP layers,
> >>> add an upstream reference implementation to openembedded-core, which can be
> >>> customized by BSPs, if needed.
> >> Isn't this one of the things that Jon Mason is trying to
> >> standardize/support in meta-arm ?
> >> http://git.yoctoproject.org/cgit/cgit.cgi/meta-arm/tree/meta-arm/recipes-bsp/trusted-firmware-a
> > Ah, interesting, somehow I totally missed that one! :)
> > What triggered this submission is that we have our own variant in meta-ti and
> > Joshua Watt was adding a very similar one to meta-rockchip:
> > https://lists.yoctoproject.org/g/yocto/topic/70054501#48116
> FWIW, variants of this recipe crop up in pretty much every ARM-based BSP
> layer (e.g.
> it seems common enough that a base recipe that each BSP layer can
> bbappend to suite their needs seems like it would be useful?
Jon had some ideas about that, but I admit to only being an interested
party and since I was aware of what he was up to, that I'd draw him
into the conversation.
Definitely a good thing to get some sort of centralized base recipe,
that can be extended by layers.
> >> What's the delta between the two ?
> > Hmm, that one uses older 2.1 version. Other than that, I'll need to test to
> > see if it's as adaptable and expandable as our more simplistic variants...
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