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RE: TS 7200 kernel image size
For the TS7200 it's the gziped image that goes into the fis reserved region.
I haven't tried with current, but 4.0 fit nicely when we were working with
The gzimage file contains a small executable that unzips the kernel into
ram, followed by the gzipped kernel.
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> From: port-arm-owner%NetBSD.org@localhost
> [mailto:port-arm-owner%NetBSD.org@localhost] On
> Behalf Of Thomas Klausner
> Sent: Saturday, May 02, 2009 8:21 AM
> To: joff%NetBSD.org@localhost; port-arm%NetBSD.org@localhost
> Subject: TS 7200 kernel image size
> The file gzimg_TS7200_wd0_flash_0x60660000 grew as follows over the
> releases (gunzipped):
> 3.1.1: 1386260 bytes/0x152714
> 4.0.1: 1496617 bytes/0x16D629
> 5.0: 1666084 bytes/0x196C24
> If I understand the "fis list" output of my TS7200 correctly:
> RedBoot> fis list
> Name FLASH addr Mem addr Length Entry point
> (reserved) 0x60000000 0x60000000 0x00620000 0x00000000
> RedBoot 0x60620000 0x60620000 0x00040000 0x00000000
> RedBoot config 0x607C0000 0x607C0000 0x00001000 0x00000000
> FIS directory 0x607E0000 0x607E0000 0x00020000 0x00000000
> only the space from 0x60660000 to 0x607C0000 is available for the
> NetBSD kernel image which is 0x160000 bytes; that means only the 3.1.1
> kernel is small enough to fit.
> What do you suggest to fit a newer NetBSD kernel?
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