[U-Boot-Users] Uncompressing uImage: inflate() returned -3

Wolfgang Denk wd at denx.de
Mon Aug 23 19:16:30 CEST 2004

In message <31ADFA827355984B9E2A161514595B561C3380 at lpdsrv04.logicpd.com> you wrote:
> Are you making sure that you don't locate the gzipped kernel in a location
> of board memory that gets overwritten as the U-Boot gunzip takes place?

Excellent advice.

> If you put the gzipped kernel at 0x10008000 and the kernel load address is
> also 0x10008000, you will obliterate your gzipped data as you unzip to

The kernel load address will always be zero in this case (as this was
a PowerPC system).

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Amit Shah [mailto:shahamit at gmail.com]
> Sent: Monday, August 23, 2004 9:40 AM
> To: u-boot-users at lists.sourceforge.net
> Subject: [U-Boot-Users] Uncompressing uImage: inflate() returned -3

And please - don't top-post,  and  don't  quote  the  whole  original

Best regards,

Wolfgang Denk

Software Engineering:  Embedded and Realtime Systems,  Embedded Linux
Phone: (+49)-8142-4596-87  Fax: (+49)-8142-4596-88  Email: wd at denx.de
Do not simplify the design of a program if a way can be found to make
it complex and wonderful.

More information about the U-Boot mailing list