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Re: RPI4 install trip report

adr%sdf.org@localhost (adr) writes:

>On Mon, 5 Feb 2024, Michael van Elst wrote:
>> Our UEFI bootloader creates a fake DTB when it gets information
>> about ACPI being in charge and the kernel uses the ACPI attachments
>> instead of fdt or platform attachments.

>It can also use the dtb from the uefi firmware (acpi+dtb), isn't it?

Our bootloader creates the fake DTB and that's it, also any overlays
you specify are ignored.

I think the "standard" way is to have some proxy ACPI entries (that
we do not support). At least something like that was discussed for
Linux so they don't have to register ACPI objects for every
bit of hardware.

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