[PATCH v2 1/1] spl: allow loading via partition type GUID
trini at konsulko.com
Thu Feb 16 18:01:42 CET 2023
On Thu, Feb 16, 2023 at 04:29:56PM +0100, Heinrich Schuchardt wrote:
> Some boards provide main U-Boot as a dedicated partition to SPL.
> Currently we can define either a fixed partition number or an MBR
> partition type to define which partition is to be used.
> Partition numbers tend to conflict with established partitioning schemes
> of Linux distros. MBR partitioning is more and more replaced by GPT
> Allow defining a partition type GUID identifying the partition to load
> main U-Boot from.
> Signed-off-by: Heinrich Schuchardt <heinrich.schuchardt at canonical.com>
> +config SYS_MMCSD_RAW_MODE_U_BOOT_GPT_PARTITION_TYPE
> + string "GPT Partition Type on the MMC to load U-Boot from"
> + depends on SYS_MMCSD_RAW_MODE_U_BOOT_USE_GPT_PARTITION_TYPE
> + default d2f002f8-e4e7-4269-b8ac-3bb6fabeaff6
Is there a reason to use any other GUID value here? If not, just define,
or use it directly with a comment. If there is a reason for other
values to be used:
Reviewed-by: Tom Rini <trini at konsulko.com>
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