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Re: porting arcboot

To: Andrew Clausen <clausen@melbourne.sgi.com>
Subject: Re: porting arcboot
From: Guido Guenther <agx@gandalf.physik.uni-konstanz.de>
Date: Wed, 12 Feb 2003 09:21:22 +0100
Cc: Florian Lohoff <flo@rfc822.org>, Linux-MIPS <linux-mips@linux-mips.org>
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On Wed, Feb 12, 2003 at 04:03:41PM +1100, Andrew Clausen wrote:
> Also, running nm gives libc calls that invoke syscalls galore.
> For example:
> 
>       open64, close, ioctl, opendir, fprintf, getmntent, lseek64, time
But we don't use all of e2fslib! The functions needed to get the kernel
from an e2fs only use a very small subset of these and are contained in
arclib.
 -- Guido

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