Re: IBM 43P-150
On Mon, Jan 26, 2004 at 03:20:08PM -0600, Rolf Brudeseth wrote:
> On Mon, Jan 26, 2004 at 10:13:53PM +0100, Sven Luther wrote:
> > On Mon, Jan 26, 2004 at 03:05:45PM -0600, Rolf Brudeseth wrote:
> > > Sven,
> > >
> > > The kernel should be appropriate for this processor. It is a 32-bit PPC604.
> > Mmm, indeed. It is a chrp-rs6k machine, or still a prep stuff ? What do
> > you use previously to boot on it.
> This is a CHRP box. I have run Suse on it earlier.
Do you have the config file of the kernel used ? If so, can you send it
to me ?
> > > I did not realize that the devfs option now is required. However, it did not help any:
> > Only to use the d-i initrd.
> > > 0 > boot net:192.168.0.1,,192.168.0.2 console=ttyS0,9600n8 devfs=mount
> > > BOOTP S = 1
> > > FILE: /vmlinuz-2.4.22-powerpc-chrp-rs6k.initrd
> > > Load Addr=0x4000 Max Size=0xbfc000
> > > FINAL Packet Count = 5812
> > > chrpboot starting: loaded at 0x00400000
> > > initial ramdisk moving 0x3eb3000 <- 0x00578000 (14cc96 bytes)
> > > gunzipping (0x00010000 <- 0x00406c03:0x005770ba)...
> > >
> > > I am accessing the console through the serial port.
> > And you get no other info ? Where exactly does it stop ?
> What you see above is all that is echoed to the console. It just hangs here forever.
Including the ... ? I guess it hangs when gunzipping the kernel, don't
know why exactly though. I have seen a similar thing happening for me,
and it was with a softbooted copy of the OF, so i guess some problems
with the way it is run or something. The actual code for this is in the
gunzip code in arch/ppc/boot/lib/zlib.c or something such.
Difficult thing to debug. Could you try the chrp version (without the