[ipxe-devel] [PATCH] [serial] Allow serial port configuration at runtime

Geert Stappers stappers at stappers.nl
Thu Nov 14 20:40:06 UTC 2019

On Fri, Sep 06, 2019 at 05:06:37PM +0300, Faidon Liambotis wrote:
> Hi again,


> On Wed, Jul 10, 2019 at 04:59:20PM +0300, Faidon Liambotis wrote:
> > On Sun, Jun 15, 2019 at 18:10:27PM +0300, Faidon Liambotis wrote:
> > > Add configuration variables for the serial port and its options,
> > > allowing the configuration of a serial port at runtime via either "set",
> > > or DHCP options.
> > > [...]
> > 
> > It's been a while, so I was wondering if there is there any additional
> > feedback on this patch?
> Apologies for bugging you all again, but I haven't heard back for a few
> months now - would be interested to hear if there is any feedback or
> whether this patch can be merged.

The patch still applies cleanly.

And I have still not stolen time to test it with `qemu -nographic`.

> Thanks!
> Faidon

Thank you for implementing the cool idea.
It will make netbooting more headless.

Geert Stappers
Has good memories on Sun Sparc booting with serial console.
Leven en laten leven

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