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[[!template id=project

title="Machine-independent EFI bootloader (for ARM)"

contact="""
[port-arm](mailto:port-arm@NetBSD.org)
"""

mentors="""
[Jared McNeill](mailto:port-arm@NetBSD.org)
"""

category="kernel"
difficulty="easy"
duration="2 months"
done_by="Jared McNeill"

description="""

Add support for booting EFI on ARM machines, and improve EFI support


**Milestones:**

* Separate the x86 code out from the EFI implementation
* Run EFI bootloader using U-Boot EFI services on ARM
* Add support for booting ARM images using ARM FDT boot protocol

**Extended goals:**

* Add EFI loader to armv7.img and switch it from MBR to GPT or hybrid partition table
* Machine-independent EFI framebuffer support

"""
]]

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