Getting Started with UEFI HTTPS Boot on EDK II

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DRAFT FOR REVIEW

WHITEPAPER

Contributed by

Wu Jiaxin

Fu Siyuan

Brian Richardson

Acknowledgements

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Revision History

Revision

Revision History

Date

0.1

Initial release.

March 2016

0.2

Add UEFI Client Certificate Configuration

May 2016

0.3

Simplify the topology and configuration.

May 2016

0.4

Refine the content

May 2016

0.5

Minor content revisions

May 2016

0.6

Updated figure references & document formatting. Text cleanup for information related to IPv4 & IPv6 configuration (multiple sections).

June 2016

0.7

Modified document title. Added information on openSUSE implementation of HTTP Boot.

July 2016

0.8

Refine the contents.

Sep 2016

0.9

Update the certificate generation command for Windows OS

Sep 2016

1.0

Remove the consumed OpensslTlsLib module since the ssl building has been enabled in OpensslLib directly.

Dec 2016

1.1

Minor formatting changes. Fixed hyperlinks to tianocore.org site and whitepapers.

Feb 2017

1.2

Add the IANA approved media type link. Specify the EDKII network stack version.

Feb 2017

1.3

Replace examples of md5 signature algorithm with sha256. Added note on PXE to Overview Section with links to TianoCore wiki. Conversion to gitBook

Apr 2017