how is flow in linux right from bootstrap program

Wolfgang Denk wd at
Thu May 12 18:29:42 EST 2005

In message <20050512074751.GH21217 at> you wrote:
> The only thing that you need to know IIRC is that the boot address is at
> 0xfff00000. I believe that's fixed. If your bootloader is placed there,

No, it is not. Assuming we're talking about PowerPC systems only:  it
may  be  at 0x0100 on some systems, or 0xFFF00100 on others, orit may
be configurable (for example with a jumper) to  be  either  of  these
addresses, or it may be 0xFFFFFFFC on other processors.

Best regards,

Wolfgang Denk

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