Re: [RFC] Request to move MinPlatformPkg out of the Intel folder
On Wed, Sep 30, 2020 at 23:17:15 +0000, Desimone, Nathaniel L wrote:
This has come up informally a couple of times already, but I doVery positive to this on the whole.
I have only been following MinPlatformPkg peripherally - at the time
it was merged, I did not have the bandwidth to look into it and help
make it cross-architecture from the start, so I mostly refrained from
One thing I think is needed for this to move out of Platform/Intel
would be a ReadMe.rst describing the intended real-world use.
Some of this lives in Platform/Intel/Readme.md today.
Could we start with a set moving this text into a separate file under
MinPlatformPkg and rework that into something that stands on its own?
To that end, I propose that we move MinPlatformPkg out ofIf I was to bikeshed, I'd probably suggest
Platform/TianoCore/MinPlatformPkg. Oops, guess I did.
It might also make sense toI think we should see this as a separate step, regardless.
I do think we should be able to do better on sharing some of this
platform image tooling cross-architecture (even moreso now Risc-V is
involved), but I would prefer for us to spend the effort of
identifying the intersections upfront before we start uploading tools
to places where they look generic and may confuse people.
Maybe we should raise this part as a BZ?