Filo Error Help

YhLu YhLu at
Thu Jul 8 16:16:00 CEST 2004

I could send you my elf, but it is about 6Mb.


-----Original Message-----
From: ron minnich [mailto:rminnich at] 
Sent: Thursday, July 08, 2004 2:42 PM
To: David Aubin
Cc: YhLu; LinuxBIOS
Subject: Re: Filo Error Help

On Thu, 8 Jul 2004, David Aubin wrote:

> RAMDISK: Compressed image found at block 0

well if found the image ...
> invalid compressed format (err=2)

this is odd. you've got linux up, and it found an image, but it seems 
busted. Are you certain this initrd is ok? You could try booting the 
kernel and initrd on a known-good system to make sure the initrd is right. 

Do you have the right VFS for the initrd build into the kernel?


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