Linux booting problem on Xilinx ppc

Grant Likely grant.likely at
Thu Oct 18 00:54:11 EST 2007

On 10/17/07, aauer1 <aauer1 at> wrote:
> I was able to look at the __log_buf variable with the JTAG cable. So, I
> recognized that the kernel doesn't halt after the "No booting the kernel"
> message. There are many output messages in the __log_buf variable until it
> stops at with a "Kernel panic" because the rootfs is not found (but this is
> the minor problem).
> Now, I know that the kernel boots but I don't get an output with my Xilinx
> UartLite module. Are there some kernel modules which must be activated??
> Btw. I have used the Linux-2.6-virtex kernel from
> and another Kernel (2.6.23 from -
> both with the same result.

Post the output of __log_buf here please.


Grant Likely, B.Sc., P.Eng.
Secret Lab Technologies Ltd.
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