y we need initrd=......

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y we need initrd=......

Mon Mar 12, 2007 3:40 pm

Hi every one
while browsing my first Linux kernel source file I found the command line as " CONFIG_CMDLINE="mem=32M console=ttyS0,115200 initrd=0x20410000,3145728 " y we need the "initrd=..." part what is this mean??
can any one help :roll:
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Mon Mar 12, 2007 4:55 pm


I'm not entirely certain but I think it is the address where the kernel should look for the initrd RAM-disk.

You could check out the U-BOOT wiki

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