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Re: maybe the clue for the memory/boot loader problem ..

To: Shrijeet Mukherjee <shm@cthulhu.engr.sgi.com>
Subject: Re: maybe the clue for the memory/boot loader problem ..
From: Alex deVries <adevries@engsoc.carleton.ca>
Date: Wed, 14 Jan 1998 01:31:49 -0500 (EST)
Cc: Linux porting team <linux@cthulhu.engr.sgi.com>
In-reply-to: <Pine.SGI.3.94.980113220740.5128A-100000@tantrik.engr.sgi.com>
Sender: owner-linux@cthulhu.engr.sgi.com
On Tue, 13 Jan 1998, Shrijeet Mukherjee wrote:
> running file on vmlinux and /unix gave me this ..
> vmlinux:  ELF 32-bit LSB
> /unix:  ELF N32 MSB mips-3 executable (not stripped) MIPS - version 1
> 
> I guess this would mean I have a compilation with the wrong byte order ..
> :-( ... so what is the endianess of the indigo ??

Unless there's something very odd I'm missing, your Indigo will run big
endian binaries only.

(Oh, and I can now compile my own kernels. 2.1.72, anyone?)

- Alex


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