kexec -l could not find a free area of memory locate_hole failed

Brian Cockrell bjcockrell at
Mon Jul 12 19:31:50 EDT 2010

I received the message "Could not find a free area of memory of 21b1a000 bytes...Locate_hole failed" while attempting to perform a kexec-l on an image file of approximately 550mb.  Hardware is x86 with 4GB memory.  Kernel is 2.6.34 and booted via Livecd.  free is showing 3047324kb free memory available.  Dmesg is showing nothing.  I am able to boot a 400mb image. Suggested debug steps?
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