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Re: SUCCESS: Booting a real 64bit Kernel on Indigo2 R10000 (IP28)

To: Thiemo Seufer <ica2_ts@csv.ica.uni-stuttgart.de>
Subject: Re: SUCCESS: Booting a real 64bit Kernel on Indigo2 R10000 (IP28)
From: Ralf Baechle <ralf@oss.sgi.com>
Date: Tue, 17 Jul 2001 05:28:09 +0200
Cc: linux-mips@oss.sgi.com
In-reply-to: <20010714193634.B24615@rembrandt.csv.ica.uni-stuttgart.de>; from ica2_ts@csv.ica.uni-stuttgart.de on Sat, Jul 14, 2001 at 07:36:34PM +0200
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On Sat, Jul 14, 2001 at 07:36:34PM +0200, Thiemo Seufer wrote:

> - A real 64bit Kernel image without linker crashes etc.
>   No objcopy tricks, the Kernel is loaded at 0xa800000000000000.

Using the assembler in 32-bit mode results in better code also.  So
while I came up with the objcopy trick as a way to kludge around the
kernel bugs it has become the way of choice for the Origin.

  Ralf

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