[coreboot] CoreBoot and Payloads

ron minnich rminnich at gmail.com
Mon Feb 2 17:29:02 CET 2009

On Mon, Feb 2, 2009 at 8:18 AM, Piotr Brostovski <p.brostovski at levigo.de> wrote:

> Ok, i tried to make an image with the gpxe.lkrn file first.
> The result is:
> file gpxe.lkrn
> gpxe.lkrn: Linux/i386 Kernel, Setup Version 0x207, zImage
> mkelfImage --kernel=gpxe.lkrn --output=gpxe.elf
> file gpxe.elf
> gpxe.elf: ELF 32-bit LSB executable, Intel 80386, version 1 (SYSV), statically linkedfile:
> corrupted section header size.

use readelf. Most (bfd-derived) ELF tools have a bug w.r.t. elf files
that has been there for 10 years.

> Image checksum: 2f79 != computed checksum: 8562
> Can not load ELF Image.

This is actually a different error I believe.

I'll be working with this later this week possibly and will let you
know how it goes.


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