[ELDK] Problems in kernel init while using busybox on ELDK 4.2

Wolfgang Denk wd at denx.de
Mon Jun 1 00:36:59 CEST 2009

Dear Pierre Ficheux,

In message <4A21509D.9020309 at openwide.fr> you wrote:
> Regarding ELDK 4.2, I just built a INITRAMFS image with busybox. I got
> an init crash.
> Freeing init memory: 320K
> Kernel panic - not syncing: *** Attempted to kill init!
> I did the same with a simple "init" program which contains only an
> infinite loop + a sleep(1). That dummy rootfs contains the statically
> linked /sbin/init + /dev/console and I got the same kernel crash.

And what happens when you use  the  standard  approach,  i.  e.  link
dynamically  and add the shared libs to your root file system? (and I
mean add *all* the required libs, not only those your  "mklibs'  tool
might think are sufficient).

Best regards,

Wolfgang Denk

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