[Linux-ia64] Re: RE: Out of memory panic on boot...

From: Bill Nottingham <notting_at_redhat.com>
Date: 2000-11-07 04:08:39
Ross Ridge (ross@sitraka.com) said: 
> Ken Hill writes:
> > sounds like you copied the kernel to /boot/efi using the copy
> > command instead of using cat.
> 
> Just out of curiousity does anyone know why using "cp" rather than
> "cat" would be a problem?  I can't find anything in the archives for
> this mailing list explaining the problem.  My only guess is some sort
> of bug involving sparse files.

There was a problem with this in earlier kernels. I think it's been
fixed for a few months now.

Bill
Received on Mon Nov 06 09:50:03 2000

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