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Re: What is .MIPS.options ELF section?

To: Jun Sun <jsun@mvista.com>
Subject: Re: What is .MIPS.options ELF section?
From: "Maciej W. Rozycki" <macro@ds2.pg.gda.pl>
Date: Thu, 17 Apr 2003 20:39:28 +0200 (MET DST)
Cc: linux-mips@linux-mips.org
In-reply-to: <20030417094759.C1642@mvista.com>
Organization: Technical University of Gdansk
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On Thu, 17 Apr 2003, Jun Sun wrote:

> I started to play with the new N32/N64 toolchains.  I notice a new
> section is generated for kernel, called .MIPS.options.  (it actually
> causes some grief for some firmware)

 It's a replacement for the .reginfo section of o32.  See
'ftp://ftp.linux-mips.org/pub/linux/mips/doc/ABI/ELF64.ps' for details. 

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