On 10/3/07, Jim Hall <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> On 10/3/07, naruto canada <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> > hi
> >
> > I use freedos+loadlin to boot linux,
> > I ran into this "loadlin (not enough memory below 90000h to load kernel)".
> > The kernel is 50M, so it's pretty big.
> > I search on google, someone offer this suggestion, but it's for msdos.
> > "
> >
> http://groups.google.com.au/group/comp.os.linux.misc/browse_thread/thread/38a6e7fa1557afe5/dad8ec9d480972e9?hl=en&lnk=st&q=loadlin+not+enough+memory+below+90000h&rnum=1#dad8ec9d480972e9
> >  "
> > it suggests "loadtop=1 => 0" for msdos.sys.
> >
> > what is the freedos's equivalent in fdconfig.sys?
> >
> > Thanks.
>
> That msdos.sys fix was for Win95, not MS-DOS. Under MS-DOS, msdos.sys
> contained the kernel files, and got its parameters from config.sys.
> But under Win95, msdos.sys is a text file with parameters.
>
> The equivalent parameter file on FreeDOS would be fdconfig.sys (or
> config.sys, but only if fdconfig.sys does not exist) but I don't know
> that FreeDOS has an equivalent to LOADTOP.

Do you know what does it do? I'm trying to at least figure out which
way I should find a solution,
is it resolvable by hacking loadlin, or freedos? thanks.

>
> -jh
>
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