[ELDK] problem in porting linux on custom MPC8540 board
wd at denx.de
Wed Jul 8 10:14:52 CEST 2009
Dear "Ashok Kumar Kacham",
In message <26184.108.40.206.129.1247028458.squirrel at mail.bel.co.in> you wrote:
> we are trying to port linux 2.6.24 on MPC8540 custom based board.
Why are you using such an ancient kernel version? This makes no
sense. 2.6.24 was before the big switch to arch/powerpc and contains
a _lot_ of things that have been fixed since. I seriously recommend
you to use current code, i. e. 2.6.30 or top-of-tree from the git
> u-boot is working fine, our bootargs are "root=/dev/ram rw console=ttyS0,115200"
> when we run "bootm 0xff800000 0xffa00000"(kernel and ramdisk image addresses),
> after uncompressing the linux it is hanging, no valid content is there in __log_buf memory.
> can any body please help us in this issue.
This can be anything - attach your BDI3000 and start GDB to debug it.
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