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Re: [Qemu-discuss] Trouble getting ARM Linux kernel to boot

From: Ezequiel Garcia
Subject: Re: [Qemu-discuss] Trouble getting ARM Linux kernel to boot
Date: Fri, 21 Sep 2012 15:59:28 -0300


On Fri, Sep 21, 2012 at 3:36 PM, Steven Frank <address@hidden> wrote:
> Hello,
> This is my first time using QEMU, so please bear with me.
> I am using a Mac OS X host to build the Linux 3.5 kernel for ARM, and trying 
> to boot it in QEMU 1.2.0.
> The kernel, to my surprise, built fine on my Mac using the arm-none-eabi-gcc 
> toolchain from MacPorts.  I'm using the versatile_defconfig, since that 
> turned up a lot when I was Googling how to do this.
> Then I try to boot my kernel in QEMU using this command line:
>         arm-softmmu/qemu-system-arm -m 16 -M versatilepb -kernel 
> arch/arm/boot/zImage -serial stdio
> I don't have a rootfs yet -- I was hoping to just get as far as seeing the 
> kernel boot messages.
> It outputs this:
>         Uncompressing Linux... done, booting the kernel.
> Then hangs, with an empty white window.  Nothing further appears to happen.

I had the same problem just yesterday. Try with older kernel 2.6.32 /
2.6.38 and let me know.

Also, what kernel config are you using?


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