Re: Loadlin alternatives
Ivo Wever wrote:
> you wrote:
> >I.J.W.Wever@Student.TNW.TUDelft.NL wrote:
> > >
> > > I don't understand what you are talking about. I run Woody
> > > and boot from Win98, using loadlin.
> >but Loadlin can't understand it.
> >This problem is documented in the bug reports. See
> >bugs.debian.org/loadlin to see the description. But essentially, it
> >says that the compressed BZ file is bad, system halted.
> >Anyhow, I'm still interested in seeing what alternatives I have.
> I build my kernels 'the Debian way'  and loadlin runs any kernel image
> I have build that way. Perhaps that's the alternative you are looking for? Or
> do I lack the knowledge of different options in kernel baking to understand
> your problem?
*SIGH* That's exactly what I'm doing, "the debian way", except that I
also run one additional step, "make BzImage" if I want a BzImage. No
matter whether I use the kernel BzImage or VmLinuz, I get the error
mentioned at bugs.debian.org/loadlin
The image does not work with Loadlin, it's compression is wrong.
So... back to the original question: What other alternatives are out
there, that I can use instead of Loadlin, and what are their
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