Kexec support for PS3 (ppc64)

Mohan Kumar M mohan at
Thu Mar 6 06:48:34 EST 2008

On Thu, Mar 06, 2008 at 04:55:04PM +0530, Rajasekaran Periyasamy wrote:
> Hi,
> I put a printk() in the early lines of early_parse_crashk() with
> KERN_EMERG, but not able to see that on the boot screen. I think the
> control is not transferred to early_parse_crashk() at all. With out this
> "crashkernel" argument, the same kernel boots up properly. 

Looks strange.

Could you please include more debug printks in the function
do_early_param in init/main.c to check whether early_parse_crashk is
called or not?

How do you boot the kernel, by yaboot or kboot?


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