[U-Boot-Users] Booting kernel with initrd

Wolfgang Denk wd at denx.de
Tue Aug 31 22:14:39 CEST 2004

In message <009301c48f4b$c7be6780$26b0758c at nsysusdizae8ul> you wrote:
> u can load image to 0x00800000 and type command to set bootargs like below:
> setenv bootargs root=/dev/ram0 mem=128M initrd=0x00800000,16M

This is only needed for broken (Linux) ports.  Normally  U-Boot  will
directly pass the ramdisk address top the Linux kernel.

Please see the corrct and recommended use of the  "bottm"  comand  in
the manual.

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
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