[coreboot] [PATCH] reentrant and .bss-less vsprintf

Carl-Daniel Hailfinger c-d.hailfinger.devel.2006 at gmx.net
Tue May 26 18:00:48 CEST 2009

On 26.05.2009 15:58, Patrick Georgi wrote:
> ron minnich schrieb:
>> Is it necessary to nest the function to fix this problem? Are you sure
>> no other function will ever need str_tx_byte?
> As far as I can see, the global variable is only used for
> communication between the two functions, of which one is a callback.
> By nesting the function, the variable can be local.
> The only alternative I see is to rewrite that part entirely.

Dumb question: Can we simply copy the v3 code to v2 here? That would
also give us nice benefits like printk buffering in the long term.



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