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    SubjectRe: [PATCH 12/12] i386 boot: Add an ELF header to bzImage
    Eric W. Biederman wrote:
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    > Ugh. I just tested this with a grub 0.97-5 from what I assume is a
    > standard FC5 install (I haven't touched it) and the kernel boots.
    > I only have a 64bit user space on that machine so init doesn't
    > start but I get the rest of the kernel messages.
    >
    > There were several testers working at redhat so a pure redhat
    > incompatibility would be a surprise.
    >
    > I don't think the formula is a simple grub+bzImage == death.
    >
    > There is something more subtle going on here.
    >
    > I'm not certain where to start looking. Andrew it might help if we
    > could get the dying binary just in case some weird compile or
    > processing problem caused insanely unlikely things like the multiboot
    > binary to show up in your grub install. I don't think that is it,
    > but it should allow us to rule out that possibility.
    >

    I would try running it in a more memory-constrained environment.

    -hpa
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