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SubjectRe: Anybody got 2.4.0 running on a 386 ?
On Wed, 10 Jan 2001, Robert Kaiser wrote:

> In the meantime, it would be helpful if anyone who has successfully
> booted a 2.4.0 kernel on a 386 could report this to the list.
I had no problems booting an AMD 386DX/40 with 32 megs of RAM.
I just dumped a bzImage (703K) to a floppy and it booted on that just
Kernel was built using egcs-1.1.2 from RH 6.2

If I build the same kernel on a RH7 system using gcc 2.96 (gcc-2.96-69)
the machine reboots after "Uncompressing Linux... Ok, boot the kernel" no
more text is printed.

.config is available on request.


Tom G. Christensen, Denmark <>
Linux 2.2.16-3 on an i586

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