kexec 2.0.2 MIPS

Mon Sep 19 16:14:21 EDT 2011

Guys, sorry for the long lines on that last e-mail attempt.
I, unfortunately, have to use LookOut at work.  This is a
better formatted message:

Attempting to make kexec work for Mips32r2.  2.0.1 works, 2.0.2
doesn't.  Looking through the differences of the arch/mips folders
I find that there is a reference to an extern simple_setup_start.
In 2.0.1 this appears to be referencing asm code from the file
simple_setup_start.S, however, in 2.0.2 I cannot find the
referenced location.

Is this the reason that I cannot get a Linux kernel to boot using
2.0.2 using the same command line as the 2.0.1?

Thanks in advance for any help you can provide,
Andy Kennedy

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