[U-Boot-Users] RE: start / load addresses for initrd

Wolfgang Denk wd at denx.de
Thu Apr 3 00:32:13 CEST 2003

In message <EGEGIJHKDKJGAJMGIDPNKEHBCKAA.jwalden at digitalatlantic.com> you wrote:
> >RAMDISK driver initialized: 16 RAM disks of 16384K size 1024 blocksize
> >Tracer: Initialization complete
> >RAMDISK: Compressed image found at block 0
> >RAMDISK: incomplete write (ramdisk too small?) (-28 != 32768)
> So now it has found a valid ramdisk image - and it was not before,
> however I still get the other error.

You can try some of the usual  things:  load  the  images  at  higher
addresses,  for  example  the  kernel  at 0x200000 and the ramdisk at

> => imi 0x100000
> ## Checking Image at 00100000 ...
> Image Name:   Linux-2.4.18_mvl30-walnut
> Image Type:   PowerPC Linux Kernel Image (gzip compressed)
> Data Size:    300107 Bytes = 293.1 kB
> Load Address: 00000000
>    Entry Point:  00000000
>    Verifying Checksum ... OK

The kernel size is really  small.  Please  check  again  your  kernel
configuration if it contains everything you need.

Wolfgang Denk

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