Re: [edk2] Getting actual device name from block devices

Subject: Re: [edk2] Getting actual device name from block devices

From: Sergey Isakov <isakov-sl@bk.ru>

To: edk2-devel@lists.sourceforge.net

Date: 2013-09-06 14:42:01

Hi David,
I am not understanding what are you going to do. How did you propose to burn DVD in UEFI mode? Do you have such UEFI application to burn DVD?
Sergey.

On 06.09.2013, at 6:22, David F.  wrote:

> Well, without any passthru support, I'm not sure how I'm, as an application, supposed to get the device names of the various hard drives and dvd drives in the system? Also, how you would be able to burn a CD/DVD and send the various commands to setup for the burn.   I see the Visual BIOS on the system has all the name, so there must be a way without essentially turning off all UEFI services and writing a raw DOS like program to directly program the SATA/PATA controllers like the old days?  Strange?
> 
> Does anyone have the answer??
> 
> TIA!!
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