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SubjectRe: [PATCH 19/20] x86_64: Extend bzImage protocol for relocatable kernel
Vivek Goyal wrote:
> On Fri, Nov 17, 2006 at 04:30:04PM -0800, H. Peter Anvin wrote:
>> Vivek Goyal wrote:
>>> o Extend the bzImage protocol (same as i386) to allow bzImage loaders to
>>> load the protected mode kernel at non-1MB address. Now protected mode
>>> component is relocatable and can be loaded at non-1MB addresses.
>>> o As of today kdump uses it to run a second kernel from a reserved memory
>>> area.
>>> Signed-off-by: Vivek Goyal <>
>> Do you have a patch for Documentation/i386/boot.txt as well?
> Yes. As documentation is shared between i386 and x86_64, It is already there
> in Andi's tree and in -mm. I had pushed that with i386 relocatable bzImage
> changes.

Your documentation change is buggy.

The fields at 0230/4 and 0234/1 are 2.05+ not 2.04+

Please fix, also please update the last revision date.

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