Subject: Re: recent ip3xboot problem (Re: bootloader for NetBSD/arc and MI arcbios.hchanges)
To: None <port-sgimips@NetBSD.org>
From: Izumi Tsutsui <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 04/23/2005 19:51:02
In article <050421021310.M0107573@mirage.ceres.dti.ne.jp>
> BTW, does anyone tried ip3xboot with recent sources and toolchains?
> On my O2, the firmware fails to load it:
> Cannot load pci(0)scsi(0)disk(1)rdisk(0)partition(8)/boot.
> Text start 0x0, size 0xd7b0 doesn't fit in a FreeMemory area.
> Unable to execute pci(0)scsi(0)disk(1)rdisk(0)partition(8)/boot: not enough space
> ip3xboot binary extracted from 2.0.2 base.tgz works,
> and -current ip3xboot linked with "-N" (linked as OMAGIC)
> also works. I guess the problem is caused by newer binutils,
> but is it OK to apply the attached patch? comments?
I've committed the change.
I'm afraid netbsd-3 branch also has the same problem, but
could anyone test the change on netbsd-3 branch?