[syslinux] ramdisk_size=9216 - but why?

H. Peter Anvin hpa at zytor.com
Thu Apr 5 13:09:12 PDT 2012

On 04/05/2012 12:04 PM, W. E. W. Russell wrote:
> REALLY? Oh that's great. I'm using RHEL 5.8 and 6.2, so you are basically
> saying I don't need that option. I assume this delegation is taken care of
> automatically?

Don't know for RHEL 5, but I would think so.

> Is this also try for "noapic acpi=off" as well? Or this BIOS dependent? Is
> there a way to check my BIOS for this?

That's hardware dependent.  Some modern hardware will not boot *with*
these options.


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