Re: some tiny and dumb questions

Kip Rugger (
18 May 1998 18:18:30 -0500

In article <>,
Alan Cox <> wrote:
>> The assembler shouldn't be required either. Perhaps binutils could
>> ship with a proper tool. That would solve any portability problems.
>> (portability? all ports must use ELF AFAIK, for exception support)
>Perhaps you'd care to write it. Its not an unreasonable idea, and libbfd
>has the right sort of abilities.

ld -r -o firmware.o -b binary firmware.bin -b elf32-i386

then see output of "objdump --all firmware.o" for some symbols.

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