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Stefan Sperling

Firmware bug on a sparc64! Who would have thought?

I still 💓 sparc64 anyway.

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@stsp reminds me of this POWER6 firmware bug IBM never patched.... you can't load kernels and initrds above a certain size (either 16 or 24 MB) - which makes almost every modern distro unbootable without shenanigans.