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To: "Koundinya.K" <>,
Subject: Re: GNU linker on mips
Date: Tue, 02 Feb 1999 18:07:00 -0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
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On Mon, Feb 01, 1999 at 11:57:54AM +0530, Koundinya.K wrote:

> My native ld sets the ENTRY to __start as on IRIX Systems.

Can anybody explain why IRIX uses a non-zero value for __start?  That
triggered quite a number of bugs in basically every piece of software that
tries to load ELF binaries into memory ...  So far we're just doing the same
thing for mips*-*-linux but there not really a good reason.


  reply	other threads:[~1999-02-02 18:07 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 5+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
1999-01-31 22:25 Koundinya.K
1999-02-02 18:07 ` ralf [this message]
1999-02-02 18:38   ` Ian Lance Taylor
1999-02-04 18:54     ` ralf
1999-02-04 19:17       ` Ian Lance Taylor

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