kernel, octobus ppc405EP: GUNZIP ERROR - must RESET board to recover

Wolfgang Denk wd at
Tue Sep 20 01:33:07 EST 2005

In message <002e01c5bcfa$c500d860$dbe5fed4 at> you wrote:
> TFTP from server; our IP address is
> Filename 'uImage-'.
> Load address: 0x100000
>    Image Type:   PowerPC Linux Kernel Image (gzip compressed)
>    Data Size:    919184 Bytes = 897.6 kB
> GUNZIP ERROR - must RESET board to recover.

Your load address is much too low for a kernel that big.

> any hints ?

Yes. RTFM. RTFAQ. See especially

Best regards,

Wolfgang Denk

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