Subject: Re: Explora 451 kernel fails to load
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: David P. Reese, Jr. <email@example.com>
Date: 11/22/2003 03:13:26
Juergen Hannken-Illjes wrote:
> On Sat, Nov 22, 2003 at 12:43:14AM -0800, David P. Reese, Jr. wrote:
> > I just cross built an Explora 451 kernel on an i386 running 1.6ZF and it
> > fails to load over tftp. On the boot monitor, I get
> > [...]
> > Using Host 192.168.0.120
> > File: 'explora'
> > Address out of range. File is bad or too large for installed memory.
> Are you sure you loaded "netbsd.img"? The kernel build leaves two files:
> netbsd The kernel at VMA 0x00010000
> netbsd.img The same kernel relocated to VMA 0x81010000
> The NCD boot loader will not accept an image below 0x81000000. The kernel
> relocates itself to VMA 0x00010000 after loading.
> > NS0570 Connection canceled by user
> > Loader error
> > Network Computing Devices EXPLORA 450 8-bit Color Boot Monitor
> > >
> > It loads the NCD 'Xncdxpl' boot image just fine. Has anyone checked to
> > see if this port works after the gcc 3.3.2 import?
> > --
> > David P. Reese, Jr. firstname.lastname@example.org
> > http://www.gomerbud.com/daver/
> Juergen Hannken-Illjes - email@example.com - TU Braunschweig (Germany)
I was unaware that a second kernel image was created. Is this documented
I have some exploras and explora pros that I'll try to get working. I
wouldn't mind contributing some documentation to the port.
David P. Reese, Jr. firstname.lastname@example.org