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RE: [Xen-ia64-devel] Open GFW for RHEL release.

To: "Tristan Gingold" <tgingold@xxxxxxx>
Subject: RE: [Xen-ia64-devel] Open GFW for RHEL release.
From: "Yang, Fred" <fred.yang@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 20 Feb 2008 12:50:08 -0800
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Tristan Gingold wrote:
> On Tue, Feb 19, 2008 at 09:44:36AM -0800, Yang, Fred wrote:
>> Tristan,
>> To get Open GFW into RHEL official release, Open GFW needs to do
>> 1. An official release - a proper versioned formal release of GFW.  A
>> self-contained tar.gz for all the sources for RHEL to pull
Please start doing the release.  It will be definitely great to always
to have a pre-built image for each release.

>> 2. Simplified way to build Open GFW - RHEL is using rpm mechanism;
>> EDK by itself is quite different rpm and not easy to be folded into
>> standard build process.  Any way to simplify this?
> Tianocore is changing its build mechanism.  The new one is mostly
> python based and therefore should be much much easier to use.
> However it is not yet fully released and we still have to synch our
> GFW with the head.
Python will be good!  But we need to wait on this one!  (:-


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