Re: Cannot build linux kernel with binutils-

Keith Owens (
Tue, 04 Mar 1997 10:47:08 +1100

On 03 Mar 1997 13:01:49 -0600,
Firebeard <> wrote:
> The version of binutils on tsx-11 is, not as
>specified in the 2.0.29 and 2.1.26 Documentation/Changes, and between
>3 and 9 the -k|--raw option was removed from objdump, and this option
>is used in `make zlilo`. Fortunately, I build packages like this in

The OBJDUMP_FLAGS are only used when encaps is present. I queried a
related objdumo problem and was told that encaps should not be used any
more and should be deleted from disk. If this is true, it should be in
Changes. Can anybody confirm?

: Subject: Re: encaps kernel does not strip .note/.comment?
: Date: Fri, 31 Jan 1997 18:49:37 +0000 (GMT)
: From: Philip Blundell <>
: To: Keith Owens <>
: cc:
: Encaps shouldn't be used any more, so this is moot.