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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] [21/22] x86_64: Extend bzImage protocol for relocatable bzImage
    Andi Kleen wrote:
    > From: Vivek Goyal <>
    > 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 <>
    > Signed-off-by: Vivek Goyal <>
    > Signed-off-by: Andi Kleen <>

    Can you point to / link to threads where the bootloader folks looked
    over the reloc changes from their side, and commented?


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