Re: [PATCH] bzImage target for PPC

Tom Gall (
Mon, 17 Sep 2001 15:01:40 +0000

Tom Rini wrote:
> On Mon, Sep 17, 2001 at 02:11:34PM +1000, Rusty Russell wrote:
> > All the instructions (including the message after "make oldconfig")
> > talk about "make bzImage". So I suppose it's best to give in to this
> > rampant Intelism 8)
> What about 'bzlilo' and 'zlilo' ? Those are mentioned too. Linus, please
> don't apply this. Hopefully Paul will say that too. :)

I'm with Tom on this. Don't apply this one. Additionally in the ppc64 camp we
like our ppc brothern have been sticking with zImage. It seems (least to me)
that it's reasonably documented in ppc and ppc64 circles. Perhaps tho it would
be appropriate to add a short little blurb in the README for the various

> Tom Rini (TR1265)



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