Subject: Re: (data32, addr32) directives in NetBSD-i386 'as'
To: None <>
From: Martin Husemann <>
List: current-users
Date: 04/08/2000 18:54:22
> I'm stuck with a program that need data32 and addr32 directives to feed
> assembler in direct i386 instructions. The sources need at least binutils
> v2.9.1 (NetBSD have), but our 'as' doesn't support theses directives. Here
> is some informations (quoted from an assembly  file):

Have a look at src/sys/arch/i386/stand (espcially ..../netboot :-) ), 
there are several files using this. IIRC it's done as a ".data xxx", where
xxx is the opcode for that directive.