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Re: Boot flags in the kernel.

To: ralf@uni-koblenz.de
Subject: Re: Boot flags in the kernel.
From: Alex deVries <adevries@engsoc.carleton.ca>
Date: Mon, 26 Jan 1998 18:49:57 -0500 (EST)
Cc: SGI Linux <linux@cthulhu.engr.sgi.com>
In-reply-to: <19980126234714.47225@uni-koblenz.de>
Sender: owner-linux@cthulhu.engr.sgi.com
On Mon, 26 Jan 1998 ralf@uni-koblenz.de wrote:
> > Where in the kernel would we put this data?
> 
> If you _really_ need that you can copy the data into the .data segment
> during the initialization.  See arch/mips/kernel/setup.c.

But where would I copy it from? Where in the image would the symbols go?

Would I just put this in after kernel_entry and kernel_end are written in
mkboot.c (around lines 620-640)?

- A


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