Commit 4297739f authored by Mauro Carvalho Chehab's avatar Mauro Carvalho Chehab Committed by Jonathan Corbet

tee.txt: standardize document format

Each text file under Documentation follows a different format. Some
doesn't even have titles!

Change its representation to follow the adopted standard,
using ReST markups for it to be parseable by Sphinx:

- adjust identation of titles;
- mark ascii artwork as a literal block;
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Signed-off-by: default avatarMauro Carvalho Chehab <mchehab@s-opensource.com>
Signed-off-by: default avatarJonathan Corbet <corbet@lwn.net>
parent 633b11be
=============
TEE subsystem
=============
This document describes the TEE subsystem in Linux.
A TEE (Trusted Execution Environment) is a trusted OS running in some
......@@ -80,27 +83,27 @@ The GlobalPlatform TEE Client API [5] is implemented on top of the generic
TEE API.
Picture of the relationship between the different components in the
OP-TEE architecture.
User space Kernel Secure world
~~~~~~~~~~ ~~~~~~ ~~~~~~~~~~~~
+--------+ +-------------+
| Client | | Trusted |
+--------+ | Application |
/\ +-------------+
|| +----------+ /\
|| |tee- | ||
|| |supplicant| \/
|| +----------+ +-------------+
\/ /\ | TEE Internal|
+-------+ || | API |
+ TEE | || +--------+--------+ +-------------+
| Client| || | TEE | OP-TEE | | OP-TEE |
| API | \/ | subsys | driver | | Trusted OS |
+-------+----------------+----+-------+----+-----------+-------------+
| Generic TEE API | | OP-TEE MSG |
| IOCTL (TEE_IOC_*) | | SMCCC (OPTEE_SMC_CALL_*) |
+-----------------------------+ +------------------------------+
OP-TEE architecture::
User space Kernel Secure world
~~~~~~~~~~ ~~~~~~ ~~~~~~~~~~~~
+--------+ +-------------+
| Client | | Trusted |
+--------+ | Application |
/\ +-------------+
|| +----------+ /\
|| |tee- | ||
|| |supplicant| \/
|| +----------+ +-------------+
\/ /\ | TEE Internal|
+-------+ || | API |
+ TEE | || +--------+--------+ +-------------+
| Client| || | TEE | OP-TEE | | OP-TEE |
| API | \/ | subsys | driver | | Trusted OS |
+-------+----------------+----+-------+----+-----------+-------------+
| Generic TEE API | | OP-TEE MSG |
| IOCTL (TEE_IOC_*) | | SMCCC (OPTEE_SMC_CALL_*) |
+-----------------------------+ +------------------------------+
RPC (Remote Procedure Call) are requests from secure world to kernel driver
or tee-supplicant. An RPC is identified by a special range of SMCCC return
......@@ -109,10 +112,16 @@ kernel are handled by the kernel driver. Other RPC messages will be forwarded to
tee-supplicant without further involvement of the driver, except switching
shared memory buffer representation.
References:
References
==========
[1] https://github.com/OP-TEE/optee_os
[2] http://infocenter.arm.com/help/topic/com.arm.doc.den0028a/index.html
[3] drivers/tee/optee/optee_smc.h
[4] drivers/tee/optee/optee_msg.h
[5] http://www.globalplatform.org/specificationsdevice.asp look for
"TEE Client API Specification v1.0" and click download.
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