Re: init does not run on 405GP system

From: Jocelyn Mayer (
Date: Wed Jun 11 2003 - 09:12:26 EST

> On Wed, Jun 11, 2003 at 09:53:04AM +0300, Denis Vlasenko wrote:
> > I once tried to run 686 based libc on a 486, init was rained upon
> > by SIGILLs 'coz it had 586+ instructions. No output on the screen
> > whatsoever.
> I've tried it with the DENX busybox rootimage which is definitely
> tested
> extensively on PPC4xx, but it does not work.
> Robert

You may have wrong compilation options.
Please send me your test program and I'll test it on a PPC403 board.
>From my tests, it seems that gcc 3.xx specs are quite buggy for those
embedded processors and need to be patched to produce correct code.


Jocelyn Mayer <>

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