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    SubjectRe: [rft] s2ram wakeup moves to .c, could fix few machines
    On Fri 2008-02-08 17:23:15, Rafael J. Wysocki wrote:
    > On Friday, 8 of February 2008, Pavel Machek wrote:
    > > Hi!
    >
    > Hi,
    >
    > > > >I really need the entry point to be at offset 0, so
    > > > >that I can get
    > > > >pointers to my data. I could not figure out how to do
    > > > >it any other
    > > > >way. And if 0 is taken, I thought I'd put header at the
    > > > >end.
    > > > >
    > > >
    > > > Why not just put the structure at 0, and put pointers in
    > > > the structure to everything else you need?
    > >
    > > segments:offsets rear its ugly head here. I need %ds to point to my
    > > data, and the way to do it is copy it from %cs; that needs start to be
    > > at 0.
    >
    > Hm, why exactly is that necessay?

    It is not _neccessary_. Try to come up with another method that gets
    relocations right. I could not :-(.

    (Actually, putting table at the offset 0 and short jump at beggining
    of the table would probably do the trick. But that still keeps code at
    offset 0 :-).
    Pavel
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