[PATCH] generate COFF zImage in arch/powerpc/boot

Olaf Hering olh at suse.de
Fri Nov 18 18:51:58 EST 2005

 On Fri, Nov 18, Paul Mackeras wrote:

> +++ merge-hack/arch/powerpc/boot/zImage.lds	2005-11-16 23:16:48.000000000 +1100

This change makes arch/powerpc/boot/README obsolete. 
Last time I looked, the COFF loader liked only .text, .data and .bss.
But maybe hack-coff needs some tweaking to modify also other sections.

I was about to do the same changes. There are some comments about the
COFF layout, and PReP, in arch/powerpc/kernel/head_32.S. Some of it can

short story of a lazy sysadmin:
 alias appserv=wotan

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