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Re: [PATCH, v6] ieee1275: Include a.out header in assembly of sparc64 bo

From: John Paul Adrian Glaubitz
Subject: Re: [PATCH, v6] ieee1275: Include a.out header in assembly of sparc64 boot loader
Date: Wed, 27 Mar 2019 13:20:58 +0100
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On 3/27/19 12:36 PM, Daniel Kiper wrote:
> On Tue, Mar 26, 2019 at 09:45:02AM -0600, Eric Snowberg wrote:
>>> On Mar 26, 2019, at 3:47 AM, John Paul Adrian Glaubitz <address@hidden> 
>>> wrote:
>>> Recent versions of binutils dropped support for the a.out and COFF
>>> formats on sparc64 targets. Since the boot loader on sparc64 is
>>> supposed to be an a.out binary and the a.out header entries are
>>> rather simple to calculate in our case, we just write the header
>>> ourselves instead of relying on external tools to do that.
>>> Signed-off-by: John Paul Adrian Glaubitz <address@hidden>
>> Reviewed-by: Eric Snowberg <address@hidden>
> John, Eric, thank you for doing the work. If there are no objections
> I will push it tomorrow.

Great, thank you. Looking forward to the upcoming release :-).


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