Re: [Linux-ia64] build a bootable kernel

From: Dai, Yiyang <>
Date: 2002-10-29 12:23:10
>On Mon, Oct 28, 2002 at 05:42:59PM +0800, dai yiyang wrote:
>> thanks for your help
>> the kernel file has been built .
>> but how to load the kernel during system boot time ?
>> I have edit the elilo.conf file add the new kernel's path . but the 
>> the system halted at "umcompressed kernel ......ok ."
>What kind of machine are you trying to boot?

   I use a compaq proliant DL590 ( Itanium -700Mhz)

>What is the .config file used to build the kernel?
   I dont have the experience on build a ia64 kernel , so I use the
common config 
   My concern is in "IA-64 System type" wehther I should choose
DIG-compliant or generic 
   I use generic in my kernel configuration
>What is the content of elilo.conf?

     the section for my new kernel was copied from my previous kernel
section , I think it should be correct.
>With this information I may be able to tell you what's wrong.

Received on Mon Oct 28 17:23:20 2002

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