Running Linux with 2Mo of Ram.

Wolfgang Denk wd at
Fri Jun 13 07:53:05 EST 2003

In message <3EE8A746.7010901 at> you wrote:
> You will need some type of "execute in place", i.e. run the kernel and/or
> userspace applications out of ROM in order to work with 2MB of RAM.
> This type of thing is generally very board, processor and application specific.
>   So I don't believe there is existing (open source) code to do it.

It's easy to add, at least for  a  8xx  system  booting  with  U-Boot
(which supports XIP).

Best regards,

Wolfgang Denk

Software Engineering:  Embedded and Realtime Systems,  Embedded Linux
Phone: (+49)-8142-4596-87  Fax: (+49)-8142-4596-88  Email: wd at
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