Bug 209503 - CD1 fails to boot if there's a hole in memory at 15M
CD1 fails to boot if there's a hole in memory at 15M
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 210005
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: syslinux (Show other bugs)
x86_64 Linux
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Assigned To: Peter Jones
Brock Organ
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Reported: 2006-10-05 13:26 EDT by Robert Manchek
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:07 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2006-10-31 14:55:32 EST
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Patch to prevent the problem (1.90 KB, patch)
2006-10-31 14:26 EST, Robert Manchek
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Description Robert Manchek 2006-10-05 13:26:50 EDT
Description of problem:
On system where E820 reports reserved memory at 15M (but usable after that),
isolinux loads kernel image and ramdisk into first 15M of memory.  When kernel
boots, it uncompresses, clobbering the ramdisk.

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1.Find machine with E820 table that reserves memory at ~15M
2.Boot CD1
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Comment 1 Robert Manchek 2006-10-31 14:26:21 EST
Created attachment 139891 [details]
Patch to prevent the problem
Comment 2 Andrius Benokraitis 2006-10-31 14:55:32 EST

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 210005 ***

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