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    SubjectRe: [PATCH 2/2] arm: Clean up linker script using new linker script macros.
    On Wed, Sep 30, 2009 at 11:39:25PM +0200, Sam Ravnborg wrote:
    > On Wed, Sep 30, 2009 at 05:25:35PM -0400, Tim Abbott wrote:
    > > From: Nelson Elhage <nelhage@ksplice.com>
    > >
    > > This patch is mostly a straightforward translation. The primary side
    > > effect to the resulting vmlinux should be to increase the alignment on
    > > the initramfs to the standard PAGE_SIZE from 32 bytes.
    > >
    > > Signed-off-by: Nelson Elhage <nelhage@ksplice.com>
    > > Cc: Russell King <rmk+kernel@arm.linux.org.uk>
    > > Signed-off-by: Tim Abbott <tabbott@ksplice.com>
    > > ---
    > > arch/arm/kernel/vmlinux.lds.S | 75 +++++++++++-----------------------------
    > > 1 files changed, 21 insertions(+), 54 deletions(-)
    > >
    > >
    > > - .bss : {
    > > - __bss_start = .; /* BSS */
    > > - *(.bss)
    > > - *(COMMON)
    > > - __bss_stop = .;
    > > - _end = .;
    >
    > Where is _end in the new layout?
    > I think we lost it.

    You're right - this will cause a build failure since _end is used in
    several core ARM files. Tim?

    PS, please ensure that all patches are at the very least build tested,
    or say when they aren't.


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