Security Working Group meeting - Wednesday October 12 - results

Joseph Reynolds jrey at
Fri Oct 14 00:58:33 AEDT 2022

On 10/12/22 4:31 PM, Patrick Williams wrote:
> On Wed, Oct 12, 2022 at 12:35:12PM -0500, Joseph Reynolds wrote:
>> On 10/12/22 9:15 AM, Joseph Reynolds wrote:
>> Meeting held 2022-10-12:
>> Attendees: alda, cengel74, Dick Wilkins, dsp, galmasi, Joseph Reynolds,
>> Rob, russWilson, RuudHaring, skoteshwara, YutakaSugawara. 1 Ruud:
>> Working gerrit reviews for SELinux and for measured boot.
>> Wanted: branch in public repo to show progress for measured boot.
>> Can we start code before the design is approved?  Specifically, create a
>> public fork?
> We generally do not create branches for development work.  Typically if
> there is code that spans repos people might use a gerrit-topic for it.
> Is there expected to be changes to existing repositories and/or new
> repositories needed for this work?  I was under the impression that it
> is mostly recipes (and bbappends) in openbmc/openbmc.  I think as long
> as this is disabled by a feature flag, we can even review and merge
> recipes as the work is in progress.

Thanks for your feedback and additional ideas.  I apologize for my 
summary was not clear.  Clarification: The team working on the "measured 
boot" proof-of-concept wants to share their code with other teams, and 
was looking for a way to do so.  It was suggested to create a public 
fork for this purpose, something like  The overall direction remains to 
do the work in the community repositories.  I'll update the meeting minutes.


More information about the openbmc mailing list