This is why I suggested adding LABEL directive statements to the config file.
actually I did so, have to check if I did maybe a mistake
thanks for the explanation of memory hole!
I am aware of this size restrictions, but there are no problems with loading a 60M ramdisk I made under VirtualBox, but with a 8MB ramdisk made natively running tcl....
yes, it always works booting them in vb, and also any system remastered under tcl in vb boots perfectly on bare metal.
I tried it with gzip -2 and without any advdef - same result.