[lkml]   [2006]   [Feb]   [24]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
Messages in this thread
    SubjectRe: Patch to make the head.S-must-be-first-in-vmlinux order explicit
    Andi Kleen <> writes:

    > On Thursday 23 February 2006 14:57, Arjan van de Ven wrote:
    >> > (or at least
    >> > it shouldn't), but arch/x86_64/boot/compressed/head.S
    >> > seems to have the entry address hardcoded. Perhaps you can just change this
    >> > to pass in the right address?
    >> the issue is that the address will be a link time thing, which means
    >> lots of complexity.
    > bzImage image should be only generated after vmlinux is done
    > and then the address should be available with a simple grep in

    Andi it is more than that. At least it was last I payed attention.
    There are symbols like stext that various things depend on being early,
    at least last time I looked. So while it is doable it requires some
    careful looking.

    To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
    the body of a message to
    More majordomo info at
    Please read the FAQ at

     \ /
      Last update: 2006-02-24 14:53    [W:0.019 / U:21.048 seconds]
    ©2003-2016 Jasper Spaans. hosted at Digital OceanAdvertise on this site