page size change on MIPS
ddaney at caviumnetworks.com
Fri Feb 4 12:25:10 EST 2011
On 02/03/2011 08:16 PM, naveen yadav wrote:
> Hi, I am adding readelf info also .
> mips-linux-gnu-readelf -S squashfs-root/bin/busybox
> There are 35 section headers, starting at offset 0x174290:
Section headers are not relevant to any of this. You need to look at
the program headers. Try 'readelf -l'
>> On Mon, Jan 31, 2011 at 6:38 PM, Ralf Baechle<ralf at linux-mips.org> wrote:
>>> On Sun, Jan 30, 2011 at 08:32:43PM +0530, Himanshu Aggarwal wrote:
>>>> Why should the application or the toolchains depend on pagesize? I am
>>>> not very clear on this. Can someone explain it?
>>> To allow loading directly with mmap the executable file's layout must
>>> be such that it's it's segments are on offsets that are a multiple of
>>> the page size so in turn the linker must know that alignment.
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