Hangs after "Now Booting the kernel "

Matt Porter porter at cox.net
Fri Nov 1 01:44:15 EST 2002

On Thu, Oct 31, 2002 at 02:05:19AM +0530, Aman wrote:
> Hi All
> I have build a image using the command make zImage.initrd. This gives a
> linux image zImage.initrd.ebony[Ramdisk + Kernel Image]. This image run fine
> in the PPC440 evalkit. However the same image if I run in my custom board
> which has a 440GP processor, it hangs after saying "now booting the kernel".
> What might be the problem ?.

You might see linuxppc-commit archives or read changeset descriptions for
440 checkins in your BK repo.  Where the image is relocated and the
minimum memory assumption is extremely critical...if you changed any
of it for your custom port you can shoot yourself in the foot.

> I have one more question , is the TLB setting is reconfigured during linux
> image booting , if so is it possible to get the memory map of that.

Read head_440.S

Matt Porter
porter at cox.net
This is Linux Country. On a quiet night, you can hear Windows reboot.

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