On Thu, Aug 27, 1998 at 01:55:29PM -0700, William J. Earl wrote:
> The PROM on older Indy systems, especially those with R4000
> processors, may only support MIPS ECOFF binaries. Are you booting an
> ELF or an ECOFF kernel binary? If you have an ELF kernel binary, and
> it cannot be converted to ECOFF, you may need a two-level loading scheme.
> Note that you could try loading sash from the local disk, and then
> have sash boot vmlinux via bootp(), since sash does know about
> ELF binaries.
For Indys we currently only build ELF kernels. I've implemented a clean
solution how to boot ECOFF systems because I needed that for the RC3230,
I'll publish it when it's debugged.