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Re: linux-image-2.6.12 (previously know as kernel-image)

> I have built some 2.6.12 image for m68k, I hope some people would like to
> try them:
> http://people.debian.org/~cts/debian-m68k/linux-image/

Doesn't even switch to the console on Atari TT.

> The images use an initrd. I have never tried that before on m68k. I guess
> you'd have to copy the initrd, which is created during package installation,
> to where your bootloader (amiboot, penguin, ...) can read it, ie your

You'll have to create the initrd for me to test - I don't have any Linux
filesystem attached to the TT.

> You notice the vmlinux there. My last try with 2.6 showed that the image
> was too big for amiboot, it works fine however with uncompressed images. So
> rename the vmlinuz to vmlinux.gz and gunzip it (from Linux). If the initrd
> stuff works, we can move many drivers into the initrd so the vmlinuz file
> will become smaller again and hopefully amiboot can handle it again.

Didn't appear to be a problem with ataboot (meaning, decompressing didn't


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