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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] x86 Boot enhancements, pic 16 4/9
    On Fri, 5 Apr 2002, Martin Mares wrote:

    > For such purposes, it would be wonderful if somebody could teach gas
    > how to assemble absolute code and make real location of code and base
    > for calculation of symbols independent. It probably could be done with
    > sections and a cleverly written ldscript (modulo ld bugs), but it's
    > nowhere near elegant.

    The location of code is already independent from symbol addresses. The
    default location is identity-mapped to addresses but that can be changed.
    You normally do that by setting a different LMA in a linker script with
    the "AT" keyword.

    + Maciej W. Rozycki, Technical University of Gdansk, Poland +
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