[ECOS] bzImage support for i386 targets
Wed Mar 3 20:57:00 GMT 2004
Narendra Hadke wrote:
> I am working on porting redboot to i386 architecture board with
> AMD SC520. I got the code from CVS Feb 13 and applied patch
> for bzImage support from Masato Tarunishi which is available
> on net. With this patch I am able to download "bzImage" from
> local disk as well as network using tftp.
> I used following commands:
> RedBoot> load -m disk hda2:/boot/bzImage ( from local disk )
> Redboot> load bzImage ( from network )
> Both the commands return same size.
> The box is able to boot with bzImage downloaded from local
> disk with "exec" command but with network downloaded "bzImage"
> it just struck( hangs ). Both the images are same.
I'm not familiar with that patch, but bzImages don't contain address
information so won't you have to load them at a specific address, and then
use exec with -b ? But don't take my word for it as I haven't looked at the
> the exec command I am using is
> RedBoot> exec -c "console=ttyS0,19200 rw root=/dev/hda2"
> Any pointers what may be wrong? Please let me know if you need
> any other info.
Have you checked using tcpdump if the file is being transferred?
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