[U-Boot-Users] Re: ramdisk

Wolfgang Denk wd at denx.de
Thu Sep 29 00:55:53 CEST 2005

In message <20050928224809.5370.qmail at web60719.mail.yahoo.com> you wrote:
> I am using ELDK kit with u-boot on my powerpc405
> board.
> Kernel comes up fine with the uRamdisk image provided.

This means that U-Boot and Linux are working fine. Good.

> But can I load any ramdisk image ? I am trying to load

Just like you did with the one you got from the ELDK ...

> latest buildroot image ( this is 14MB), when I issue
> bootm 0x100000 0x400000 , u-boot reboots the system
> (DATA CRC for RAMdisk image. iminfo says ok) System
> memory is 128M.

Read the REDME, especially  about  initrd_high;  try  setting  it  to

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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