[PATCH V4 2/4] tpm: Reserve the TPM final events table

Jarkko Sakkinen jarkko.sakkinen at linux.intel.com
Wed Feb 27 14:02:59 UTC 2019

On Fri, Feb 22, 2019 at 12:26:04PM -0800, Matthew Garrett wrote:
> From: Matthew Garrett <mjg59 at google.com>
> UEFI systems provide a boot services protocol for obtaining the TPM
> event log, but this is unusable after ExitBootServices() is called.
> Unfortunately ExitBootServices() itself triggers additional TPM events
> that then can't be obtained using this protocol. The platform provides a
> mechanism for the OS to obtain these events by recording them to a
> separate UEFI configuration table which the OS can then map.
> Unfortunately this table isn't self describing in terms of providing its
> length, so we need to parse the events inside it to figure out how long
> it is. Since the table isn't mapped at this point, we need to extend the
> length calculation function to be able to map the event as it goes
> along.
> Signed-off-by: Matthew Garrett <mjg59 at google.com>


Applying: tpm: Reserve the TPM final events table
error: sha1 information is lacking or useless (drivers/firmware/efi/efi.c).
error: could not build fake ancestor

My tree:


My guess is that your patches are based a later 5.0-rcX. Unfortunately I
cannot update my master at this point because my 5.1 PR was taken to
security tree and rebasing would change the commit IDs of 5.1 content
because security/next-general does not yet contain those patches.


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