System crash in kernel_thread

Flavio Pereira Flavio.Pereira at
Tue Jun 3 18:36:22 EST 2003

Hi Guys

I'm trying to port Linux to a proprietary board. I got u-boot working
good, and now that I start the kernel I find that the system _halts_
when it tries to run init using the kernel_thread routine in
init/main.c/rest_init(). Can someone suggest why this could be

This is my output:

Linux version 2.4.20 (fpereira at rigel) (gcc version 2.95.4 20010319
ranzo/20011204)) #17 Tue Jun 3 11:02:30 SAST 2003
On node 0 totalpages: 8192
zone(0): 8192 pages.
zone(1): 0 pages.
zone(2): 0 pages.
Kernel command line:
Decrementer Frequency = 187500000/60
Warning: real time clock seems stuck!
Calibrating delay loop... 49.76 BogoMIPS
Memory: 30892k available (1048k kernel code, 380k data, 52k init, 0k
Dentry cache hash table entries: 4096 (order: 3, 32768 bytes)
Inode cache hash table entries: 2048 (order: 2, 16384 bytes)
Mount-cache hash table entries: 512 (order: 0, 4096 bytes)
Buffer-cache hash table entries: 1024 (order: 0, 4096 bytes)
Page-cache hash table entries: 8192 (order: 3, 32768 bytes)
POSIX conformance testing by UNIFIX

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