trying to boot linux on a MVME5100

Matt Porter mporter at
Thu Aug 30 02:58:35 EST 2001

On Wed, Aug 29, 2001 at 04:02:35PM -0400, Brian Waite wrote:
> I am also using an MVME5100 it works so far except with the new 2.4.9 devel
> tree I can  no longer build a zImage.initrd. make zImage.initrd completes and
> is happy, but I never find the file in the tree anywahere. I have cheked pp3,
> prep, common, simple and images. The most I can find is a vmlinux.gz Any
> ideas on this?

Tom just moved things around recently to consolidate some bootloaders but
you should find a ./images/zImage.initrd.pplus according to simple/Makefile.
YMMV, I haven't tried it since before the changes.

Matt Porter
MontaVista Software, Inc.
mporter at

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