kexec --real-mode

Bernhard Walle bwalle at
Wed Apr 23 04:34:00 EDT 2008

* Jamey Sharp [2008-04-22 16:44]:
> On Tue, Apr 22, 2008 at 6:16 AM, Bernhard Walle <bwalle at> wrote:
> > did anybody try the --real-mode option with current release? I tried
> > it on two machines, and on one machine it just reboots, on the other
> > machine it hangs.
> I think you're experiencing a bug that I just proposed a patch for. :-)
> You can confirm that: try adding the "--debug" option to your kexec
> call. If that works correctly, then I think you'll find that the patch
> in "[PATCH 2/9] Fix copy-paste bug: entry16 does not start at
> entry16_debug" will solve your problem. That's archived here:

No, I used --debug already.


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