[coreboot] error in Building coreboot: Corrupt rom -- found no header at 2031584

Myles Watson mylesgw at gmail.com
Wed Jul 8 18:00:53 CEST 2009

On Wed, Jul 8, 2009 at 8:03 AM, Myles Watson <mylesgw at gmail.com> wrote:

> > I used the following command to build the coreboot payload:
> > mkelfImage --append="console=ttyS0" --initrd=/boot/initrd.img-2.6.27-7-
> > generic /boot/vmlinuz-2.6.27-7-generic linux.elf
> >
> > and when i executed the 'make' command from the targets/emulation/qemu-
> > x86/qemu-x86 directory i got the error message as:
> > Corrupt rom -- found no header at 2031584
> How big is your payload.  It looks like it is too big to fit in the space
> that's left.

> make[1]: Entering directory

If you check out the latest coreboot version the error message is more
understandable.  I'd recommend always trying svn head if you can't get an
older version to work.

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