[U-Boot-Users] manual relocation in u-boot
wd at denx.de
Fri Dec 31 20:20:56 CET 2004
In message <20041231154722.33928.qmail at web21208.mail.yahoo.com> you wrote:
> Would it be correct to say that u-boot
> requires C-code to manually relocate things like
> pointers stored in statically initialized arrays?
Yes, this is correct. Blame it on me - I just don't know if it is
possible to make GC add the relevant entries to the GOT, and how.
> If so, Is there any mention of this requirement in the
> U-boot documentation? (I tried to find some).
There are a few comments in the source code (like: "We have to
relocate the command table manually" in lib_ppc/board.c) but without
Feel free to submit a patch to improve this.
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