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Re: Grub testers wanted

Miham KEREKES <miham@bibl.u-szeged.hu> writes:

> Hi All,
>> everyone with 4GB or more or who had problems with grub in the past
>> should test the lates grub with and inited kernel and send a short
>> reply if it works or what the error is.
> I've updated grub in this morning to version 0.95+cvs20040624-
> from debian-amd64.alioth.debian.org, and tried to boot up an initrd kernel 
> afterwards with the following result:
> ===========================================================
>   Booting 'Debian GNU/Linux, kernel 2.6.7-5-amd64-k8-smp '
> root  hd(0,0)
>  Filesystem type is ext2fs, partition type 0x83
> kernel  /boot/vmlinuz-2.6.7-5-amd64-k8-smp root=/dev/sda1 ro
>    [Linux-bzimage, setup=0x1400, size=0x131381]
> initrd  /boot/initrd.img-2.6.7-5-amd64-k8-smp
>    [Linux-initrd @ 0xbfb88000, 0x458000 bytes]
> Error 28: Selected item cannot fit into memory
> ===========================================================

Miham KEREKES <miham@bibl.u-szeged.hu> writes:
> I'll be on vacation from friday to next tuesday (2004. 08. 06 - 08. 09),
> by that time if you have patches please do send them to my college,
> pasztor@bibl.u-szeged.hu.
> I'm sure he'll co-operate with you just as I do.

Please test the grub package from


It should fail just like the previous one but output 4 extra lines of
debug info before "Error 28: Selected item cannot fit into memory".


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