Adam Nielsen wrote:
>Does anyone know what my chances would be of getting a Linux kernel on it? I
>found a couple of precompiled MIPS kernel images (one was ELF32 but the other
>was ELF64), however when I tried to boot them the terminal simply said "Load
>address out of range" and aborted. I was using the precompiled images
>because I really want to know whether it'll work before I go to the trouble
>of installing all the cross-compilation tools.
I brought up linux on the PPC403 version of an NCD x-terminal. As I recall I
had to write program to hack the elf header to get kernels to load.
The project is at http://sourceforge.net/projects/explora-linux/
And the program to hack the kernel elf file is
You may get lucky and find they used the same format for MIPS...