Re: Still haven't resolved this. INITRD/RAMSIZE detect changes in 2.4

From: Mike Galbraith (
Date: Sun Aug 27 2000 - 01:54:51 EST

On Sat, 26 Aug 2000, Michael Peddemors wrote:

> On Sat, 26 Aug 2000, you wrote:
> > It hasn't moved. Did you try the suggestion I sent you?
> Hmmm.. I might have missed a suggestion, the last one I got record of was the
> mem=31M which worked.. but that isn't an acceptable alternative for
> distribution.

(e820 reporting problem seems likely, and in setup.S there's this
little goodie..
   281 movb %al, (E820NR) help you verify that)

That's a suggestion to try defining STANDARD_MEMORY_BIOS_CALL ;-)
It may well be that your BIOS is buggy.


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