Thanks for your quickly response.
I try to modify the /arch/mips/ld.script.in or /arch/mips/kernel/head.S
but still can't work (entry is changed but kernel can't work). Do I make
Jeff @ Coventive
From: Thiemo Seufer [mailto:email@example.com]
Sent: Tuesday, February 25, 2003 4:03 PM
Subject: Re: Kernel 2.4.20
> Dear All,
> I am trying to porting NEC Vr4131 platform from 2.4.16 to 2.4.20 but I
> found some problem.
> In kernel 2.4.16, the kernel entry is 0x80002470 but the kernel entry in
> 2.4.20 is 0x801xxxxx
That's just normal, the entry is variable.
> So my problem is how to change the kernel entry from 0x801xxxxx to be
> 0x8000xxxx? or how
> to test this kernel when the kernel entry is 0x801xxxxx?
The entry address is encoded in the ELF header at the beginning of vmlinux
(as it is for all other ELF executables). The header's layout can be found
e.g. in linux/include/linux/elf.h.