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AmigaOne - Linux - Initialisation Displays

Linux Dual-Boot using the onboard VIA686B IDE controller with DMA turned off

On a Dual-Booting system using the VIA686B IDE controller with DMA turned off (using 'ide=nodma' on the bootargs parameter), the following initialisation processes occur before control is passed to the Linux Kernel:

First-level bootloader: entered main
First-level bootloader: got 1 valid boot sources
AmigaOS4 first-level bootloader.
Scanning HDD ST380011A 3JV1T5PP 3.06... Entered find_sec_bl_start
Reading sector 0
Reading sector 1
Found an HD
FLB: found something
FLB: SLB of length 31072; loading
found AmigaOS4 second level bootloader.
FLB: SLB loaded; now launching it
Loading .text @ 0x014000a0 (24920 bytes)
Loading .rodata @ 0x014061f8 (2669 bytes)
Loading .data @ 0x01417000 (464 bytes)
Loading .got2 @ 0x014171d0 (724 bytes)
Loading .sdata @ 0x014174a4 (16 bytes)
Clearing .sbss @ 0x014174b8 (176 bytes)
Clearing .bss @ 0x01417568 (3928 bytes)
A1 Second-level booter V2.
Idea, design and main code: Andrea Vallinotto.
Testing and fixes: Stefan Burstroem
SFS and ISO9660 reading routines: Joerg Strohmayer.
Linux booting extensions: Andrea and the GRUB team.
Booting configuration Linux
## Booting image at 00500000 ...
   Image Name:   Linux-2.4.26
   Created:      2004-12-21   5:24:48 UTC
   Image Type:   PowerPC Linux Kernel Image (gzip compressed)
   Data Size:    1310377 Bytes =  1.2 MB
   Load Address: 00000000
   Entry Point:  00000000
   Verifying Checksum ... OK
   Uncompressing Kernel Image ... OK

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