[LinuxBIOS] digitallogic/adl855pc will not link
smithbone at gmail.com
Tue Nov 21 17:37:05 CET 2006
Stefan Reinauer wrote:
> * Jon Dufresne <jon.dufresne at gmail.com> [061120 20:39]:
>> /usr/bin/ld: section .reset [fffdfff0 -> fffdffff] overlaps section
>> .rom [fffd632e -> fffe1d7f]
> This looks like a linker bug in the Debian linker. Why is it putting
> .reset at 0xfffdfff0 instead of 0xfffffff0 ?
>> When I use abuild it says that it builds fine. Any idea why I can't
>> get this to link using make?
Jon, Sorry it took me a while to get back to you on this. I've been
This is the classic out-of-room in the linuxbios IMAGE error. Not to be
confused with out-of-room in your ROM.
You can fix this by increasing your ROM_IMAGE_SIZE.
Note that this option is sort of misnamed. Very non-obvious as to what
it does. This controls the size of the area we allocate out for the
Rather than 0x10000 as in Config.lb
0x16000 is what abuild is using. It can probably be smaller. In fact a
good exercise for the reader is to find out how small it can be and
still contain a FILO payload.
Why is abuild preferring to use its own custom Config.lb rather than the
Config.lb that is in the target directory?
Richard A. Smith
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