Re: [edk2] Help:PEIM Binary format

Subject: Re: [edk2] Help:PEIM Binary format

From: Andrew Fish <>


Date: 2013-03-21 07:07:49

Modules are either PE/COFF or TE. PEIMs are often TE. 

PE/COFF spec -
TE is a stripped header version of PE/COFF defined in the PI spec - UEFI Platform Initialization Specification 1.2.1  Volume 1 TE Image

edk2 include files:

edk2 Example Code:


Andrew Fish

On Mar 20, 2013, at 10:34 PM, Vishnuvardhan Reddy <> wrote:

Hi all,
I would like know the PEI modules binary format and its architecture, how header present and how to identify the sections inside..

The contents of this e-mail and any attachment(s) may contain confidential or privileged information for the intended recipient(s). Unintended recipients are prohibited from taking action on the basis of information in this e-mail and using or disseminating the information, and must notify the sender and delete it from their system. L&T Infotech will not accept responsibility or liability for the accuracy or completeness of, or the presence of any virus or disabling code in this e-mail"
 This email and attachments have been scanned for
 potential proprietary or sensitive information leakage.
 Websense Data Security, Protecting Your Information from the Inside Out.
Everyone hates slow websites. So do we.
Make your web apps faster with AppDynamics
Download AppDynamics Lite for free today:
edk2-devel mailing list