Initrd and PPCbug, can it work?

Marius Groeger mgroeger at
Tue Apr 27 17:18:06 EST 2004

On Tue, 27 Apr 2004, Oliver Korpilla wrote:

> >>Is this even possible with the PPCbug, or do I need a Linux-friendly
> >>bootloader? I initially guessed, that if at bootup everything is
> >It works from PPCBug.  At least with cramfs, I _believe_ there is, or
> >has been a problem with creating an image on an LE machine for a BE
> Tried this initially, and it didn't work - will try again, to supply you
> with the exact messages later today (I'm not in work yet - lazy, lazy! :) )

Please do so. We're booting initrd images from PPC-Bug fine over here
(MVME2700), so I'd be interested in potential catches.


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