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Feature #12389

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loader should consult with ACPI SPCR table for serial console

Added by Toomas Soome over 2 years ago. Updated about 1 month ago.

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Closed
Priority:
Normal
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Category:
bootloader
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% Done:

100%

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Difficulty:
Medium
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Description

For BIOS loader, add code to check for ACPI SPCR table to detect console redirection to serial port.

Testing done: did set up console redirection to serial and verified boot loader behavior.


Related issues

Related to illumos gate - Feature #14580: loader.efi: detect console from ConOut/ConOutDevClosedToomas Soome

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Related to illumos gate - Bug #14609: loader: os console in options menu should use first name from listClosedToomas Soome

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Actions #1

Updated by Electric Monk about 2 years ago

  • Gerrit CR set to 415
Actions #2

Updated by Toomas Soome 5 months ago

  • Related to Feature #14580: loader.efi: detect console from ConOut/ConOutDev added
Actions #3

Updated by Toomas Soome 4 months ago

  • Related to Bug #14609: loader: os console in options menu should use first name from list added
Actions #4

Updated by Toomas Soome about 1 month ago

  • Description updated (diff)
Actions #5

Updated by Electric Monk about 1 month ago

  • Status changed from In Progress to Closed
  • % Done changed from 50 to 100

git commit ceb3ef192e9bccf08d1bcd0ae5ed520cecccff3d

commit  ceb3ef192e9bccf08d1bcd0ae5ed520cecccff3d
Author: Toomas Soome <tsoome@me.com>
Date:   2022-07-03T20:32:39.000Z

    12389 loader should consult with ACPI SPCR table for serial console
    Reviewed by: Garrett D'Amore <garrett@damore.org>
    Approved by: Robert Mustacchi <rm@fingolfin.org>

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