[coreboot] Patch for getpir when using input image file

Stefan Reinauer stepan at openbios.org
Tue Dec 28 10:38:21 CET 2010

On 12/27/10 7:45 PM, Marc Bertens wrote:
> Signed-off: Marc Bertens <mbertens at xs4all.nl <mailto:mbertens at xs4all.nl>>
> There was a problem when using the getpir utility with the
> coreboot_ram file, basically removed the loop around the search
> function, in the coreboot_ram image the start $PIR is not on a 16 byte
> boundary. due to the search already was matching 6 bytes of the start
> of the table (including the version of the table), this was not
> necessary any more.  
There was no patch attached

The copy in the coreboot_ram image is not the one the tool should find,
usually it should even be compressed and thus not found at all. Instead
coreboot_ram will copy a PIR table to ram and that copy is the one the
tool is/should be looking for.

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