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Re: Re: Debugging linux Kernel

Thanks Giger

On Tue, 15 Mar 2005 Niklaus Giger wrote :
>Am Montag, 14. März 2005 10.43 schrieb linay long:
> > Hello All,
> >
> > I am new to debugging linux kernel. I have an mpc8540 based board with
> > BDI2000. Now I am trying to debug Linux kernel.u-boot is the bootloader.The
> > steps I followed listed below.The problem I am facing is
> >
> > when I put break point at start_kernel address got from System.map, use
> > bootm with address where the uncompressed kernel downloaded (bootm
> > 0x200000, here I am not using the ramdisk) , booting the kernel is not
> > stopping. I mean it should stop at start_kernel function as I put break
> > point using BDI.Instead it is booting and trying to mount file system and
> > kernel panic is coming.
> >
> > Could any one help in this regard
>You probably will have more luck on the following list for embedded PowerPCs
>http://ozlabs.org/pipermail/linuxppc-embedded/ or the u-boot.sf.net
>I had similar problems. So I remebered the following thread:
>Best regards
>Niklaus Giger
>Wieshoschet 6
>CH-8753 Mollis

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