[U-Boot-Users] do_bootm_linux problem

Wolfgang Denk wd at denx.de
Fri Jul 9 16:12:12 CEST 2004


in message <40EEA9A9.21600.1528F53 at localhost> you wrote:
> I try port U-Boot 1.1.1 to a board with MPC8280.

I recommend to use the top-of-trunk in the CVS for all ongoing work.

> It seems to work but booting the Linux kernel failed without any print after
> "Uncompressing Kernel Image ... OK"
> I have already checked the cases mentioned in DULG 13.2.5.


> I found that within the function do_bootm_linux the pointer "kernel" is 0.

Whichi s perfectly OK.

> Within the global structure header I found the following:

This does not matter here at all.

> The kernel is the one shipped with ELDK 3.0 made by make uImage.
> What could be wrong?

The adaption of the Linux kernel for your board? 

Best regards,

Wolfgang Denk

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