Re: [patch 3/6] Cleanup efi_enter_virtual_mode function

From: Borislav Petkov
Date: Mon Oct 28 2013 - 10:58:14 EST

On Mon, Oct 28, 2013 at 07:24:58PM +0800, Dave Young wrote:
> I use linus tree, git pull Matt's efi-next tree, then apply your 12
> patches and my patches. I applied your previous 11 patches + the last
> update patch 12/12, but the last one does not apply, I manually shift
> a hunk to make it apply.

Nope, still doesn't apply.

patch -p1 --dry-run -i ~/efi/dy/03-efi-enter-virtual-mode-cleanup.patch
checking file arch/x86/platform/efi/efi.c
Hunk #1 succeeded at 788 (offset -1 lines).
Hunk #2 succeeded at 821 (offset -1 lines).
Hunk #3 FAILED at 853.
1 out of 3 hunks FAILED

and this time I took your patches from here:

What I did is:

1. I took Linus' tree from today

2. Merged the 'next' branch of
git:// Mind
you, not the 'efi-next' tag!

3. Then I merged the 'efi' branch of
git:// ontop.
It gave a simple merge conflict which is trivial to resolve:

Here I started applying your patches and the 3rd one still fails.


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