kexec_load failed: Bad address - mips64 /Octeon Cavium

wilbur.chan wilbur512 at
Sat Jan 30 08:27:11 EST 2010

2010/1/21 Vishnu Yadav <vishnuyadav at>:
> I am trying to run kexec on mips 64 bit . on Octeon Cavium card.
>  I have applied the mips patches as told on net and somewhere in  this
> mailing list.
> I get below error .
> ./kexec -l vmlinux.64
> kexec_load failed: Bad address

You have to check the kexec-tools code why this message print, or look
up sys_kexec_load directly to see if it was address aligned.

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