Re: working on the Alpha port
Herbert Xu <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> On Thu, Dec 12, 2002 at 05:12:06PM +0300, Alexander Kotelnikov wrote:
> > >>>>> On Thu, 12 Dec 2002 11:24:25 +0100
> > >>>>> "ML" == Mario Lang <email@example.com> wrote:
> > ML>
> > ML> Alexander Kotelnikov <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> > >> I have faced a problem with booting from two disks. The trouble seems
> > >> to be in Herbert's kernel, since mine boots and loads debian-installer
> > >> initrd image.
> > ML> CONFIG_BLK_DEV_FD=m
> > ML>
> > ML> I guess that is the problem.
> > Ah.. almost sure it is.
> What boot loader are you using? It should be loading the initrd, not
> the kernel.
Shouldn't it be compiled in anyway? People might want to load
additional drivers/plugins/whatever from floppy.