[U-Boot-Users] Section overlap
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Tue May 23 19:25:10 CEST 2006
k bisla wrote:
> I'm using U-boot-1.0.0 on an ebony board (ppc),
> and running into section overlap error at the time of linking.
> here's what the output looks like ...
> section .u_boot_cmd [ffffef50 -> fffff567] overlaps section .bootpg
> [fffff000 -> fffff29f]
> 1) how do i get around this ?
Section overlap is due to a toolchain issue. One of the patches after
1.1.4 fixed this issue by updating all .lds files as a workaround. If
you use the top of the tree with updated .lds, linker will no longer
overlap sections incorrectly.
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