[LinuxBIOS] FILO and USB: Out of heap space

Stefan Reinauer stepan at coresystems.de
Sat Jul 7 01:42:26 CEST 2007

* Corey Osgood <corey.osgood at gmail.com> [070705 05:32]:
> FILO is giving me the error below when using autoboot and attempting to
> boot from a usb drive. I think this might be due to this board having 4
> USB controllers, but I'm not really sure. The board in question is the
> CN700/VT8237R board, booting the factory BIOS and then booting FILO
> through grub. USB is enabled in the BIOS, EHCI is disabled, and all USB
> controllers are enabled (there's no option to disable some, it's all or
> none). BTW, Peter's FILO IDE speedup patch works great on this board!
> This error occurs with a fresh checkout as well. I'm hoping someone with
> more USB knowledge than me (which doesn't take much) can tell what's
> wrong here.
> dump_link: frame_list_link: depth:
> 0                                           
> Out of heap space

You can increase the memory that the FILO memory allocator is able to
use. probably a good idea. If this fixes your problem, please send a

it can be adjusted in i386/ldscript around line 12

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