booting an ML405

David Baird dhbaird at
Fri Jul 4 12:02:40 EST 2008

On Thu, Jul 3, 2008 at 7:05 PM, Lorenzo T. Flores <lorenzo at> wrote:
> I'm trying to compile the Xilinx patched kernel tree (v2.6.25-rc9) and run
> it on an ML405
> So far, I get to the following point in the boot sequence:
> loaded at:     00400000 005AF5A0
> board data at: 005AD524 005AD5A0
> relocated to:  00405058 004050D4
> zimage at:     00405E90 0051D6CC
> initrd at:     0051E000 005ACC0D
> avail ram:     005B0000 80000000
> Linux/PPC load: console=ttyS0,9600 ip=on root=/dev/ram rw
> Uncompressing Linux...done.
> Now booting the kernel
> The system hangs after it says "Now booting the kernel."

This seems to come up a lot, so I'm surprised you didn't find it in
the archives ;-)

Are you using uartlite?  You'll need to change the "console" option if you are.


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