Debug kernel ELF using SDS single-step debugger

Dan Malek dan at
Thu Mar 14 09:23:41 EST 2002

Leiying Du wrote:

> When I run the kernel ELF, I always get this error message "Couldn't find
> 4096 bytes at 4096 alignment".

Well, you can't run the kernel ELF image (vmlinux) directly.  This error
is because you are not telling the kernel information it needs to know
from start up parameters.  These are provided by some form of bootloader.

	-- Dan

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