Re: anyone have a 16-bit x86 early_printk?

From: William Lee Irwin III (
Date: Tue Jan 21 2003 - 01:10:55 EST

On Tue, 2003-01-14 at 11:30, William Lee Irwin III wrote:
>> I'm trying to get a box to boot and it appears to drop dead before
>> start_kernel(). Would anyone happen to have an early_printk() analogue
>> for 16-bit x86 code?

On Tue, Jan 21, 2003 at 02:32:07AM +0000, Alan wrote:
> Linux 8086 has a complete mini-linux for it, let alone printk. A bcc
> compileable printk is included

It actually turned out to be a bug in the early_printk I was using that
killed it on the first call to it, but the availability of this will
certainly broaden the scope of what I can feasibly debug.

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