finding kernel jump address after "decompressing linux"

Christopher Harvey chris at
Wed Jun 29 09:05:34 EDT 2011

I'm trying to figure out what physical address the kernel jumps to 
after "Uncompressing Linux... done, booting the kernel.". IIRC, there 
are two parts to a kernel image, one compressed part and one 
uncompressed. The uncompressed code decompresses the compressed part and 
puts it into memory then jumps to it. I'm using an ARM kernel, version 


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