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Re: howto pass ramdisk loaddress to kernel

To: Guido Guenther <>
Subject: Re: howto pass ramdisk loaddress to kernel
From: Florian Lohoff <>
Date: Sat, 11 May 2002 20:38:08 +0200
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On Fri, May 10, 2002 at 08:37:37PM +0200, Guido Guenther wrote:
> > I would do 1+3 - Give the address on the command line and let the ramdisk
> > have a magic + length in the first 2 __u32.
> I implemented (1) only since the kernel checks for a proper fs/gzip
> magic anyway. I added this to the kernels at:

Ok ...

> Patch is at:

I looked at the patch and it seems it does support all sub-archs - Is that
correct ?

BTW: When we boot with tip we might also compress the kernel as gzip.

Florian Lohoff                     +49-5201-669912
                        Heisenberg may have been here.

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