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Bug#885669: ITP: atf-allwinner -- "secure world" software for Allwinner SoCs

Package: wnpp
Severity: wishlist
Owner: Adam Borowski <kilobyte@xxxxxxxxxx>

* Package name    : atf-allwinner
  Version         : 1.0 + allwinner changes
  Upstream Author : original: ARM ltd
                    allwinner stuff: Andre Przywara (apritzel), Icenowy
                    Zheng, Vasily Khoruzhick (anarsoul)
* URL             : https://github.com/anarsoul/arm-trusted-firmware
* License         : BSD-3, BSD-2, GPL2+
  Programming Lang: C
  Description     : "secure world" software for Allwinner SoCs
 The "secure world" on arm64 machines is a special level of CPU
 privilege that is hidden from the normal OS, and has complete
 control over the system.  It provides both initialization during
 early boot stages (before u-boot or EFI) and system monitor
 functionality once the machine is booted up.  This is an equivalent
 of Intel ME on x86.
 This package is a fork of the ATF specific to 64-bit Allwinner
 devices, such as Pine64 and Pinebook.

Note that vanilla ATF is ITP #881620; the Allwinner fork might or might
not be incorporated there in the future.