Need for .rel.text in vmlinux!

sebas sujeen sujeen.vegeta at
Mon Jan 21 01:18:47 EST 2013

  I was just verifying the sections in vmlinux file, I am just thinking why
there is a .rel.text or more generally relocation sections in a vmlinux
file. If it is relocatable , then does it not require a linker of some sort
to fix the relocation symbols? Thanks in advance!

Best regards,
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