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Bug#302700: Report Sarge Installer RC3 on HPPA

On Wed, Apr 06, 2005 at 10:08:23PM +0100, Richard Hirst wrote:
> On Wed, Apr 06, 2005 at 08:43:46PM +0200, Thomi Schmid wrote:
> > Hi Frans,
> > 
> > ramdisk_size=16384 is what is loaded on the kernel boot paramter line as 
> > default. It does not work. I have increased this value to ramdisk_size=32768. 
> > It did also fail with the same symptoms. 

> I think ramdisk_size=21384 should be enough (21384*1024=21897216)

> sh-3.00# zcat /mnt/iso/install/initrd.gz  | wc -c
> 21897216

AFAIK the ramdisk_size refers to the uncompressed size in memory.  So
"initrd.gz" suggests that the uncompressed image is a bit larger.

Steve Langasek
postmodern programmer

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