[U-Boot-Users] Error while booting Linux image

Wolfgang Denk wd at denx.de
Mon Mar 21 16:41:31 CET 2005

In message <3D9FDCA910DD4445896A0BE5ECF009D4030DCDCD at bla.satyam.com> you wrote:
> I am using U-Boot with a Linux kernel version 2.4.27-1.3.3-432 on mpc8248
> based board, but the last message I see is "Uncompressing Kernel Image ...
> OK" and Then the system hangs. I traced the code and realised that it stops
> when it makes a call to "(*kernel) (kbd, initrd_start, initrd_end,
> cmd_start, cmd_end);" (in file u-boot/common/cmd_bootm.c)
> As i searched through the archive i found a similar problem and had comments
> asking to verify the following:

Did you also read the FAQ:

> 1. bd_info 
> 2. IMAP_ADDR and CFG_IMMR should have the same value
> 3. clock speed saved in env
> My bd_info is:
> which i believe is correct. The value of IMAP_ADDR in

The question is not if it is correct, but if it is IDENTICAL  to  the
structure as used by the Linux kernel.

> I could not figure out any more cracks because of which Linux would not
> boot. Looking for your help on this.

Start reading the FAQ.

Best regards,

Wolfgang Denk

Software Engineering:  Embedded and Realtime Systems,  Embedded Linux
Phone: (+49)-8142-66989-10 Fax: (+49)-8142-66989-80 Email: wd at denx.de
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