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Subject: Re: sh-elf-objcopy creates _large_ archos.bin output

Re: sh-elf-objcopy creates _large_ archos.bin output

From: Matthias Wächter <>
Date: Sat, 7 Sep 2002 15:18:12 +0200 (CEST)

On Sat, 7 Sep 2002, Magnus Holmgren wrote:

> > Is there any known incompatibility with latest gcc and binutils? (Then
> > maybe we should note this in the docs explicitly)
> The linker script needs a fix (GCC 3.1 gives a warning about this). In
> firmware/ (I think; I have a player and need to change
>, add the following, after the .rodata "section":
> .rodata.str1.4 :
> {
> *(.rodata)
> } > DRAM
> That should fix your problem.

Cool! I'll give it a try tonight.

Is this fix compatible with elder GCC's? Then we should put this fix into
the release, give it a try with GCC 3.2 or put a note about this on the
'install your own X-compile sh-elf-gcc environment' page.

Sehr Wus,
- Matthias

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Received on 2002-09-07

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