Re: SS4000E - Installation finished but flash zImage still net install
On Sun, Jan 03, 2010 at 10:25:36PM +0200, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> So I go through the installation process but the "make system bootable"
> section fails.
Which Debian version did you install ?
IRC, the Lenny d-i can't make this system bootable : the flash-kernel
script doesn't recognized the platform to flash the kernel properly.
You need at least Squeeze, or at least flash with the Squeeze script
version donwloaded apart.
> I have tried editing the boot script as follows:
> fis load ramdisk.gz
> exec -c "console=ttyS0,115200 rw root=/dev/md0 mem=256M@0xa0000000" -r
> But this doesn't work as I assume it can't see the multi-disk
Strange, it sounds good.
Mine was booted with almost the same :
lothar:~# cat /proc/cmdline
console=ttyS0,115200 rw root=/dev/md0 mem=256M@0xa0000000
> How do I update the zImage on the flash
With the flash-kernel script. His purpose is to write the installed
kernel on the flash to do normal boot.
> or how do I get the boot loader to boot the zImage from the /dev/md0
I believe that you can't :-/ AFAIK, this machine boots only from
flash, with a kernel specialy crafted. The flash-script "wraps" the
kernel in the zImage file with some bits needed for booting (the