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Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH v3] build: remove shim related targets

On Wed, Feb 21, 2018 at 12:22:18PM +0000, Roger Pau Monne wrote:
> There's no need to have shim specific targets, so just use the regular
> xen makefile targets in order to build the shim binary.
> When the shim is build as part of the firmware directory install the
> stripped Xen binary to the firmware directory and place a binary with
> symbols in the debug directory.
> The objcopy step of the shim build is also removed in this patch:
> since the shim is booted in PVH mode there's no need for the resulting
> binary to be in elf32 format. Xen can load PVH kernels with either a
> 32 or 64bit elf header.
> Signed-off-by: Roger Pau Monné <roger.pau@xxxxxxxxxx>

Reviewed-by: Wei Liu <wei.liu2@xxxxxxxxxx>

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