[LinuxBIOS] s2881 build broken
stepan at coresystems.de
Thu May 4 11:33:38 CEST 2006
* Ronald G Minnich <rminnich at lanl.gov> [060504 01:59]:
> hey guys, sorry but I'm lost. did the compress patch bust Ward's
> linuxbios? Why would that happen? Did the behaviour default to 'new
> feetchur enabled'?
It was indirectly connected to the new feature. Since we're using the
same compression algorithm as we use for CONFIG_COMPRESS I switched
things so that they share code -
... and tested on a system with CONFIG_COMPRESS disabled.
The bug was that nrv2b puts the length of the decompressed file in the
first 4 bytes of the result file. unrv2b() skips those. And so does
copy_and_run.c in the assembler part which I missed.
I fixed it in 2291 though.
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