[Buildroot] [PATCH] package/efivar: add upstream post-37 patches fixing efibootmgr -v

Peter Korsgaard peter at korsgaard.com
Thu Mar 18 20:11:19 UTC 2021

>>>>> "Ryan" == Ryan Barnett <ryan.barnett at collins.com> writes:

 > On Wed, Mar 17, 2021 at 3:45 PM Peter Korsgaard <peter at korsgaard.com> wrote:

 >> +From fdb803402fb32fa6d020bac57a40c7efe4aabb7d Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001
 >> +From: Javier Martinez Canillas <javierm at redhat.com>
 >> +Date: Tue, 5 Mar 2019 17:23:24 +0100
 >> +Subject: [PATCH] ucs2.h: remove unused variable
 >> +
 >> +The const uint16_t pointer is not used since now the two bytes of the
 >> +UCS-2 chars are checked to know if is the termination of the string.
 >> +

 > Should 'Backported from: fdb803402fb32fa6d020bac57a40c7efe4aabb7d' be
 > added here since the patches could be regenerated and the original
 > commit sha1 could be lost?

 > https://buildroot.org/downloads/manual/manual.html#_integrating_patches_found_on_the_web

Given that these are upstream patches, I don't see why they would ever
need to be rebased and regenerated?

Bye, Peter Korsgaard

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