More walnut boottime "fun"

Tom Rini trini at
Tue Nov 27 16:17:28 EST 2001

On Tue, Nov 27, 2001 at 10:30:42AM +1100, Simon Winwood wrote:

> 	Apart from NFS not working, it looks like the bootloader is
> clobbering itself when the image is reasonably large (> 1M?).

There's certain dead-zones now.  Check out
arch/ppc/boot/common/relocate.S for the constraints.  Tomorrow I plan on
implementing a slightly smarter relocate that moves the text, jumps
there and then relocates data, which should bring us back to the same
size deadzones that the original code had.

Tom Rini (TR1265)

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