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Re: [RFC] Add __initbss section

To: Franck Bui-Huu <vagabon.xyz@gmail.com>
Subject: Re: [RFC] Add __initbss section
From: Thiemo Seufer <ths@networkno.de>
Date: Thu, 11 Oct 2007 16:26:15 +0100
Cc: Ralf Baechle <ralf@linux-mips.org>, "Maciej W. Rozycki" <macro@linux-mips.org>, Geert Uytterhoeven <geert@linux-m68k.org>, linux-mips <linux-mips@linux-mips.org>
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Franck Bui-Huu wrote:
[snip]
> Also not that with the current patchset applied, there are now 2
> segments that need to be loaded, hopefully it won't cause any issues
> with any bootloaders out there that would assume that an image has
> only one segment...

This breaks at least conversion to ECOFF as used on DECstations.
Srec might also be affected, I'm not sure about that.


Thiemo

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