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Subject: Re: Hackers: How does code compilation work?
From: Linus Nielsen Feltzing (linus_at_haxx.se)
Date: 2003-06-25


Fil Laborde wrote:
> there is some program (WHERE???) that converts the object code into Hitachi
> SH-1 machine code
>
> this binary machine code is what is in the firmware right? which program
> converst the object code into this machine code?

The C compiler generates SH-1 code directly, it is a cross compiler (gnu).

Linus



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